Going through an adventurous experience in the space, Russian astronaut Aleksandr Lazutkin met Saturday with students in Turkey’s capital to give an inspirational talk on space and aviation sector.

The event was organized by Ankara’s Ted University, Russian Language and Cultural Center, and YD Yazilim — a Turkish software company.

Lazutkin was sharing his dreams and fears while the event commenced with a footage showing him in the space and in a spacecraft.

It was a childhood dream of Lazutkin to be a cosmonaut.

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