“Preliminary selection of applicants and their medical examination have already been carried out.

As a result of the final selection, two candidates will be determined already in Russia on the basis of the CPC, ”TASS quotes him.

The head of Roscosmos, Dmitry Rogozin, earlier announced the start of the selection of Belarusian cosmonauts for a flight to the ISS.

This phase will last until autumn.

In addition, proposals for topics for research on the ISS have already begun to come from Belarus.