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Cosmonaut training. Cosmonauts undergoing training in a water tank at Star City, Russia. The large water tank is used to allow training for extravehicular activity (EVA), such as routine or emergency repairs and maintenance. The cosmonauts (in white space suits) are in training to visit the space station Mir. Safety divers (black wetsuits) are in constant attendance. A similar facility is used by NASA.
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