6 Soviet Troops Under Moscow In December 1941

Soviet Troops Under Moscow In December 1941

In early December 2013 there was held a reconstruction of a Soviet counter-attack
under Moscow. We are going to show you some pictures of this event right now.
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3 Russian Huts of Early 1900s

Russian Huts of Early 1900s

Some nice Russian houses built in the early 1900s
in the Kostroma region. Aren't they beautiful?
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4 Armenian Air Forces

Armenian Air Forces

This post is devoted to the front-line aviation of Armenia. Georgraphical position of the country, its climate conditions and high mountains impose increased requirements on military pilots, their professional qualifications and personal skills.
Armenian air forces have two air bases, the first one is located in Gyumri and uses attack aircrafts Su-25, another one is in Yerevan at the joint airdrome Erebuni. This post is about one of the squadrons of the second base.
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2 Fresh Chickens For Air Passengers

Fresh Chickens For Air Passengers

Khabarovsk airport, Russia, 1950-80s. Pictures from the flight catering shop
that had been working since 1961. The images themselves are dated 1964.
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4 Russian Shipping: Unique Museum Collection

Russian Shipping: Unique Museum Collection

This museum created in Saratov in 1921 finally moved to Nizhny Novgorod and obtained the unique
collection of exhibits devoted to the Russian shipping. We hope it will be interesting for you too.
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1 Long Way of a Kirghiz Yurt

Long Way of a Kirghiz Yurt

So many pictures devoted to Kirghiz yurts. Such a seemingly simple structure takes a lot
of time and efforts to be made. The long way of a yurt is inside this big post.
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11 Supersonic Figther MiG 31 BS 48

Supersonic Figther MiG 31 BS 48

Another representative of MiG-31 family - MiG-31BS, a long-range supersonic all-weather
fighter-interceptor, the first Soviet combat aircraft of the fourth generation.
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1 Meeting the New Year on the Main Square

Meeting the New Year on the Main Square

At 11 p.m. Red Square of Moscow was already overcrowded and enclosed by police. Those who
came a bit earlier could meet New Year 2014 on the main square of the country.
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1 Generous Kamchatka: Caviar Making

Generous Kamchatka: Caviar Making

It is not easy to make red caviar. In Russia it is mostly made in Kamchatka and Sakhalin. When a fishing season begins ships come to
the fishing places of the Pacific ocean, Okhotsk and Bering seas. We are going to show you how it happens in Kamchatka.
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