4 Flying Submarine: Awesome Soviet Project Never Brought To Life

Flying Submarine: Awesome Soviet Project Never Brought To Life

These images were created on the basis of a 3D-model of a unique Soviet project - a flying submarine! The
project was born back in 1934. Its creator, Boris Ushakov, was a student of the Naval Engineering School.
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1 Colors of Nature: Russian Tundra From Above

Colors of Nature: Russian Tundra From Above

Pavel Kosenko, the blogger, was flying over Russian tundra once... And he luckily had
his camera with him. The result is shown in this post. Isn't it wonderful?
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0 Air Way To China

Air Way To China

Planes and helicopters of the Russian air forces left the military airfield Knevichi for China yesterday. The crews will participate in the drill of member countries of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization "Peaceful
mission-2014". The drill program will include: 1600 km fly along Chinese territory with refuelling,  fire missions, landing operations, aerial reconnaissance. In the end Russian crews will take part in an air parade.
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34 Exhibition of Russian Modern Military Equipment, Part III

Exhibition of Russian Modern Military Equipment, Part III

Here is another set of pictures from the military exhibition Oboronexpo 2014 being held these days in the
Moscow region. It is opened by Russian mortars which are being made use of in local conflicts of Donbas.
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0 Moscow Military Hospitals In 1914

Moscow Military Hospitals In 1914

These rather interesting images, dating back to 1914, depict hospitals of Moscow for wounded and sick military
patients. Although they are in large groups, lying all together, they seem to have had good medical care.
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15 An Ambulance

An Ambulance

An ambulance from the roads of Karelia, Russia. Good thing - calling an ambulance is free for everyone. Another good thing - even this type of vehicle
would transport real doctors to someone in need. Bad thing? The vehicle itself. To see what's inside one of these - look inside this post.
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1 Wet Spring In the Exclusion Zone of Chernobyl

Wet Spring In the Exclusion Zone of Chernobyl

Last year, the winter didn't wish to leave Ukraine. Heavy snowfalls covered the Chernobyl exclusion zone as well. Of course, spring finally took over and all that snow
started to melt... Many areas were flooded and became impassable. Here are some water sceneries from the notorious exclusion zone, photographed last spring.
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3 Elimination of a Big Terrorist Band

Elimination of a Big Terrorist Band

Pictures of the drill held in the Primorye region of Russia just yesterday. According to the plan of the drill, an illegal armed band of 1000 members came
toward a densely populated area to conduct their terrorist operations. But it's not gonna happen - the terrorists were met with a resounding rebuff!
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1 Military Games On the Ground And Up In the Sky

Military Games On the Ground And Up In the Sky

The MAKS air show is held once every couple of years. At all other times, its premises are not left empty. Thus, several events are held this year as well. One of them you have already read about.
Besides, the guests will see a tank and aircraft-auto shows here in Zhukovsky (Moscow region) on August 16-17th. The pictures presented in this post depict the rehearsals of both shows.
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22 Steven Seagal Watches Russian Weapons in Action

Steven Seagal Watches Russian Weapons in Action

The Russian government invited Steven Seagal to visit and see Russian arms in action. Photographer Marina was lucky to be
present there too, and thanks to her we can now see what Steven saw there and how he reacted. The photos are inside. 
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