Roscosmos selects four new candidates, all men, to begin cosmonaut training


Russia has chosen four new candidates to begin cosmonaut training after an extended one-and-a-half-year selection process.

Roscosmos, Russia’s federal space corporation, revealed the results of its latest recruitment on Thursday (Jan. 28). The campaign, which began on June 3, 2019, ended Wednesday after at least a month delay due to the coronavirus pandemic.



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