Entry details

Date 05 October 1959
Age 25
Event

Gagarin Submitted request for cosmonaut training (unconfirmed)

Place

Location Nikel Airbase, Luostari
Images
Notes

Tentative
Several internet sources state that Gagarin (and 3000 others) wrote requesting to be a part of the cosmonaut training scheme.
This is unconfirmed as yet as other sources state that secret/mysterious recruitment team

Links

Source


http://www.astronaut.ru/as_rusia/vvs/text/gagarin.htm?reload_coolmenus (states 'before enrolling as a cosmonaut')

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