Along with our simulator session on Tuesday, we also had what for Nik was the second of two classes on command and control systems onboard the Russian segment of the ISS. (I missed Monday morning’s first lesson as I was off chatting with a new…
23 May / Launch And Orbital Insertion
The three Soyuz crew members take their seats about two hours before launch. Their official titles are Flight Engineer 1 (left seat), Cosmonaut Researcher (right seat), and Commander. For this week’s simulator session, Nik played the role of Commander and I served as Flight Engineer….