Kangchenjunga 1989. The second expedition of the USSR climbers in the Himalayas.
The selection team was started in 1986.
First qualifying collection 1987 in the Elbrus region, in the disciplines: PFD, Winter rocks in vibrame in cats, then two races — the station «Mir» — Shelter and Shelter 11 11 — saddle of Elbrus.
Then check-ups, at Chimbulak selections, selections in the Pamirs «circles of Communism», the selection of the Tien Shan — Traverse victory — military topography.
As a result, it was selected 22 people.