Roscosmos Cosmonaut Corps

The Roscosmos Cosmonaut Corps (in Russian: Отряд космонавтов, simply The Cosmonauts Corps) is a unit of the Russia's Roscosmos State Corporation that selects, trains, and provides astronauts as crew members for the Russian Federation and international space missions. It is part of the Yuri Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center, based at Star City in Moscow Oblast, Russia.

"Pilot-Cosmonauts of the USSR" on Television. Pilots-cosmonauts of the USSR at the television studio (from left to right) P. Popovich, Y. Gagarin, V. Tereshkova, V. Bykovsky, A. Nikolaev and G. Titov. Moscow, March 12, 1963

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