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The cosmonauts also collected science experiments from outside their 250-mile-high home.
The International Space Station has been staffed with cosmonauts and American astronauts since 2000.
Veteran Marine pilot Randy Bresnik, who spent part of his career at Miramar Marine Corps Air Station, is scheduled to fly to the International Space Station Friday as part of a replenishment crew as astronauts and cosmonauts.
The Apollo 15 mission also left a small aluminum memorial to honor U.S. astronauts and Soviet cosmonauts killed in the pursuit of space exploration.
In April 1961, Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin was the first human to visit outer space, in a spacecraft that orbited Earth.
The first human to venture into outer space was Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, who orbited Earth in a spacecraft in April 1961.
After Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first human in space in 1961, President John F. Kennedy asked the council to draft a report on where the United States stood in comparison.
In 2015, Russian cosmonauts flew the Night Wolves' flag above the International Space Station.
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