Gagarin 50

Round Table on Yuri Gagarin’s flight 50th anniversary in Star City, April 2011


The impact of spaceflights on fundamental science and the achievements of researchers in Armenia in space programs since 1961, were reviewed by Prof. V.G.Gurzadyan at the Round table in Star City (Zvezdnij gorodok) near Moscow. Delegation of Armenian Republic was participating in the activities devoted to the 50th anniversary of the flight of Yuri Gagarin. Armenian Ambassador to Russia O.Esayan was present at the event. In Star City the delegation had meetings with the officials of the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center, cosmonauts, spacecraft experts, visited Space Control Center in Korolyov city.