As the traveller revealed, as soon as in April he will inspect the cabin, which will be in a gondola. He will be in it like am astronaut, as the air is rarefied at such altitude. He will breathe in a mask. The equipment resembles that in the submarines, and carbon dioxide will be turned into oxygen.
Konyukhov plans to fly up to 25,000m. It was supposed before that he would take off from the territory of Yakutia. However, later he changed his mind in order to 'draw attention of the whole world to our spaceport. And show that it is open for everybody,' the traveller said.
Since 2020 astronauts will start flying into space from the Vostochny. Konyukhov believes that manned flights to the Moon and Mars will be also carried out from the Russian spaceport.
On May 19, Xi Jinping and Vladimir Putin will take part in an online ceremony to mark the launch of the construction of the Russian-Chinese nuclear power facility