Preparations for the launch of the Progress M-27M transport ship are underway at Baikonur.
This year, the ISS crew will receive from Earth not only the necessary food, water and a change of clothes, the astronauts will be given a copy of the Victory Banner and St.
Interview: Oleg Burakov, Deputy Technical Director for the preparation of the Progress TCG, Igor Khamits, Head of the Design Center for Manned Space Complexes, cosmonaut Yuri Lonchakov.
Khamits I.I. - design engineer, chief designer for the development of the manned transport ship "Eagle" of RSC Energia. Leonov A.A. - Soviet pilot-cosmonaut, Honored Master of Sports of the USSR, twice Hero of the Soviet Union. Shatalov V.A. - Soviet cosmonaut, Lieutenant General of Aviation, twice Hero of the Soviet Union, Honored Master of Sports of the USSR. Lonchakov Yu.V. -- Doctor of Technical Sciences, pilot-cosmonaut, Hero of the Russian Federation.