Yekaterinburg is a bright city where comparatively ambitious construction projects are being realized. It became the first Russian provincial city where appeared buildings higher than 50 storeys. The capital of Ural is a large financial and industrial centre, it is the fourth Russian city according to the number of its population.
Right now we are going to have an air tour over Yekaterinburg.
This is the center of the city.
It’s the sports palace.
Church on the Blood was built on the site of the execution of the royal family of the Romanovs.
It’s the cityhall.
This is a business center of the city.
“Vysotsky” is the highest building of Yekaterinburg.
It has 54 storeys and the height of 188 m (617 ft).
But now they are building “Iset’ Tower” which is going to be higher than “Vysotsky” – 54 storeys, 209 m (686 ft).
This monument to the founders of the city is often called “Beavis and Butthead”.
This is a monument to … a keyboard.
The palace was built in the nineteenth century.
It’s the “Uralmash” plant.
This is going to be the presidential center “Demidov”.
It is Novo-Tikhvin Nunnery.
This is the street named after Boris Yeltsin.
This is “Koltsovo” airport at night.
It is the fifth largest Russian airport according to the volume of traffic (after three airports of Moscow, and one of St. Petersburg).
It’s the control tower of the airport.
This is the Residence of the Presidential Envoy in the Urals Federal District.
It’s the movie theatre “Cosmos”.
We hope you liked to fly with us!