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Russian space officials say Space Adventures has struck a deal to let a customer do a spacewalk  

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Russian space officials say that they've signed off on a commercial deal with Virginia-based Space Adventures to fly two customers to the International Space Station in 2023 — and that one of the customers will get to do a spacewalk. In a news release, Roscosmos said the contract between Space Adventures and Russia's main space company, Energia, calls for one of the spaceflight participants to go on an outing in the company of a professional astronaut from the space station's Russian segment. Such an operation would typically require additional training at Russia's Star City cosmonaut complex. Space Adventures has talked… Read More

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Russian space officials say Space Adventures has struck a deal to let a customer do a spacewalk

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