On November 27, open training of the main and backup crews of the “Soyuz MS-11″ spacecraft took place at the Baikonur cosmodrome.
Cosmonauts Oleg Kononenko, Alexander Skvortsov and astronauts David Saint-Jacques, Anne McClain, Luca Parmitano, Andrew Morgan worked out a manual approach of the “Soyuz” spacecraft to the ISS, studied the on-board documentation and prepared for the factors of space flight, using special simulators.
After training, NASA astronaut Anne McClain planted a personal tree on the Cosmonauts Alley, following an existing tradition, before her first flight.
The launch of the “Soyuz-FG” launch vehicle with the “Soyuz MS-11″ spacecraft is scheduled for December 3.
The broadcast will be available on the Roscosmos website www.roscosmos.ru and in the social networks.