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Active military will return to the Russian cosmonaut, told RIA Novosti the head of the cosmonaut training Center, Hero of Russia Pavel Vlasov.
“For the first time in many years, military personnel will not dismiss, and by order of the President to appoint to military positions”, — he said.
The unit can be up to ten soldiers. In the current set, which ended in the summer of 2018, people four.
The decision was made to draw the flight into orbit of military pilots by maintaining their benefits and seniority. Currently at CTC expect the order on the reassignment of already selected candidates.
The center became a civilian organization since 2012, when he was transferred from structure Military-air forces of the defense Ministry to Roskosmos.
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