2 Joining the Jet Fighters Team During The Performance

Joining the Jet Fighters Team During The Performance

Today we are going to join jet-fighters during their flights together with an aerobatic team "Rus". Not only for the
thrill but to celebrate the 1150th anniversary of the Russian Federation in the city of Veliky Novgorod.

6 Imperial Corps Left To Decay

Imperial Corps Left To Decay

These barracks had been used for their intended purpose but in 1996 the army left this place forever. Since then it's been a mess there. The barracks are located in Belgorod-Dnestrovsky, 80 km (49 miles) from Odessa. They are
called "Alexandrovskiye"  after the emperor Alexander. But today everything is abandoned and plundered. Below are photos of the plundered Soviet barracks that had been the splendid imperial buildings once.
1 More Helicopters Left To Die

More Helicopters Left To Die

The airfield had appeared near Kinel-Cherkassy village in the 1940s. Later, in the 1960s, they opened a training centre and brought many military
flying vehicles there. In 2009-2010 this place was abandoned by the Russian army, the only thing they left was the name - airfield Tolkai.
0 Trick On the Bar Went Wrong

Trick On the Bar Went Wrong

The guy wanted to show some cool trick on the bar but something went terribly wrong. This video, a
cool soldier dancer, an ugly car and other funny moments caught on cameras in the selection below.

20 Just Planes

Just Planes

Just a few jet planes and bombers shot in the middle of hot August. Hot air was melting
under the iron birds that were taking off and landing despite the unbearable heat.
17 Tank Repair Shop of Today

Tank Repair Shop of Today

Fortunately, tanks are not widely used today for their intended purpose. Some of them serve as monuments, participate in military parades, others are just
left to decay. The lucky ones come to places like this where they get some care. See the photos from the tank repair shop in Chita, Zabaikalsk.
124 Soviet Bombers Today

Soviet Bombers Today

We are back at the Engels air base in the Saratov region. This place has always a lot to show but this time we are going to concentrate on the two airplanes: Tu-95MS
(a large, four-engine turboprop-powered strategic bomber and missile platform) and Tu-160 (a supersonic, variable-sweep wing heavy strategic bomber).
16 At the Helm of the Tank

At the Helm of the Tank

Have you ever thought how it feels to be at the helm of an infantry fighting vehicle? Might be an exciting journey especially if
you first ram thru a forest and then need to cross a lake in a gang of three more of such. Take a look: it's all here.
25 One Regiment During WWI

One Regiment During WWI

Below are the pictures of the 39th Tomsk infantry regiment that participated in battles of WWI. By the way the regiment had been very old. Its soldiers even fought in the battles
against France in 1812 near Borodino. These rare photos show how the soldiers used to fight, what weapons they used, what uniform they had on during World War the First.
26 Russian Navy VS Somali Pirates

Russian Navy VS Somali Pirates

This is a rare video where a ship of the Russian navy is fighting with Somali pirates. Though the battle rather looks like beating. Shabby little
boat of the corsairs is being under fire with no chances to survive. Luckily for the pirates this time they avoided boarding and arrest.