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Vittori: from sky to stars
Moscow, Russia - The story of the Italian astronaut
The Italian cosmonaut Roberto Vittori, 37 years old, is ready to reach the ISS, the International Space Station, by the Russian shuttle Soyuz. He started his military pilot training in 1985 at the Aeronautical Academy of Pozzuoli, Italy. He experienced for several years in the US and in 1998 he was screened by ASI, the Italian Space Agency, to be part of the European Space Agency (Esa). He trained...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency