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With the aim of military-patriotic education of students, within the framework of practical training at the facilities of the fuel service of the Engels airfield, the cadets of the branch of the Military Academy of Logistics (Volsk, Saratov Region) visited the memorial and educational complex in the open air at the landing site of the first in the world cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin.

During the thematic excursion “First flight. 108 minutes “with the use of the modern system of individual study of the park” audio guide “, the cadets got acquainted with the main objects of the park, the stages of reconstruction of the landing site of the first cosmonaut of the planet and the creation of a multifunctional memorial and educational complex. We visited the memorial wall, which captures key historical events and facts about the study and conquest of outer space, as well as a gallery with bas-reliefs of 12 cosmonaut pilots who conquered space. We walked along a marble footpath, on which are written the phrases of Y.A. Gagarin, uttered by him during the first flight.

Upon completion of the thematic excursion “First flight. 108 minutes ”cadets of the branch, together with a representative of the Aerospace Forces, visited the main object of the complex and laid flowers at the stele and monument to Yu.A. Gagarin, honoring the memory of his compatriot, the pilot-cosmonaut, who opened a new era – the era of mankind’s flights into outer space.

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