Training programs of the two Austrian candidates


In agreement with the prevailing training plans in the Cosmonaut training center Zvezdnij Gorodok following details were declared for the training of the Austrian scientific cosmonauts Dr. Clemens Lothaller and Dipl.-Ing. Franz Viehboeck:

First step: general cosmonaut training

The schedulded 40 training lessons for the scientific experiments were in view of the complexity of the conducting space experiments and the handling of the Austrian equipments respectively amicable changed after the following schema:

Second step: Training with the crew
Training plan of the Soviet-Austrian crews for the implementation of the scientific experiments of the project “AUSTROMIR”

The training of the two Austrian cosmonaut candidates could be conducted according to the agreement without any problems, which could be demonstrated through the high amount of effectual taken exams and the final examination.