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Lance Bass starts cosmonaut training



Submitted by Arthur - N1ORC

Budding cosmonaut Lance Bass will be dropped into the Black Sea as part
of his training.
The NSync star is currently taking a crash course at the Russian Space
Agency.
He will also have to fend for himself in a Russian forest without food or
supplies.
Bass will learn shooting techniques to defend himself against wolves and
other predators to prepare for the possibility of the capsule landing in
the wilderness.

He will also have to learn Russian, space flight theory, spacecraft
flight control systems and standard operations of the International Space
Station.
The Space Agency has yet to confirm whether Bass will be their candidate
for a third seat in a rocket mission set to launch on October 22.
Bass started his preliminary training on July 4 with a set of
zero-gravity work, reports 

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