Still, for sure, though the edge of the ear, heard about the Baikonur cosmodrome? Well, again … the first and largest in the world, as it does. And Gagarin flew to space from here.
But, as practice shows, it is worth a little “digging” in the conversation, and it turns out that the opponent does not even suspect where this Baikonur is.
Quite exactly, in Kazakhstan)
At the moment, Russia has rented the Baikonur complex from Kazakhstan up to 2050 and annually pays a lot of money for this, among other things.