Extravehicular activity (EVA) astronauts are trained on the ground and in the water.
This is the final stage of space training.
Today, cosmonaut candidates master the wisdom of the VCD in the pool of the CPC hydro laboratory and during a flight on a special aircraft with simulated weightlessness.
The main tool in this work is the Orlan spacesuit, which is sometimes called a bathyscaphe.
Cosmonauts Andrey Borisenko and Pyotr Dubrov, cosmonaut candidate Ignat Ignatov, instructors of the CPC Maxim Zaitsev and Pavel Krezhanovsky starred in the story of Natalia Burtseva.
O.V. Kotov - test doctor of the Gagarin CPC, cosmonaut, Hero of the Russian Federation, Deputy head of the Gagarin CPC Research Institute. Ryazansky S.N. -- pilot-cosmonaut, test cosmonaut, Hero of the Russian Federation. Borisenko A.I. -- pilot-cosmonaut, Hero of the Russian Federation. Dubrov P.V. - test cosmonaut, software engineer. Ignatov I.N. -- candidate for test cosmonauts, diver, leading test engineer of the Gagarin Hydrolaboratory. Zaitsev M.A. - Honored Tester of space technology, instructor of the Gagarin Central Research Center for Space Engineering.