0 MI-24P attack helicopter monument in Russian village Rostoshi

MI-24P attack helicopter monument in Russian village Rostoshi

Russian blogger Mihael went to the village of Rostoshi which has pretty cool army museum and
photographed one of the exhibits - Russian MI-24P attack helicopter. Let's see his photos.
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3 Russian airplanes taking flights TU-22, TU-95 and others

Russian airplanes taking flights TU-22, TU-95 and others

Russian blogger Alexander has visited Dyagilevo airbase which is 3km West off Ryazan city. He saw there some
cool jets like TU-22 bombers or TU-95 strategic bombers. Let's see all the nice photos he took there:
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1 Russian Pacific Tank Biathlon Race 2017

Russian Pacific Tank Biathlon Race 2017

This year Russian Pacific gets  tank training. Formally they do this to get prepared for a "Tank Biathlon"  event later this year. Tank biathlon is a race and shoot thing, but instead of skis they use tanks. This is a fifth annual contest
between tank crews of Russia and nearby countries.  Only twenty crews from all Russia need to be selected so here the tankers compete to be marked as a best crew and represent Russia in Tank Biathlon 2017. Let's see some pics:
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4 Jets in the Air Training: Unique Photos of SU-30SM Refuelling in the Air

Jets in the Air Training: Unique Photos of SU-30SM Refuelling in the Air

Alexander went to the airforce base to see the training of SU-30SM and SU-30M2 jets before they depart to China for the participation in some air force contest there. The training included fighting between two jets and refuelling in skies. Alexandr got
lucky. He didn't just take photos of the plane from the ground. He was allowed to climb the cabin and fly with the pilots to the skies and then take photos of the refuelling process there. Let's see some cool photos Alexandr took.
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3 Nuclear Warhead Missiles Carrying TU-95 strategic bombers Spotted in Novosibirsk airport

Nuclear Warhead Missiles Carrying TU-95 strategic bombers Spotted in Novosibirsk airport

Those TU-95 strategic bombers and missile platforms are pretty rare to spot. Why? Because they can go thru huge distances without refuelling so normally you can
see them only on airbases where they live. But this time a photographer got lucky in Novosibirsk and thanks to Nikolay we can see the nice birds too:
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0 Ultimate Collection of How Russian Weapons Works Videos

Ultimate Collection of How Russian Weapons Works Videos

This is a mega post of over 23 videos of Russian / Soviet arms being assembled, disassembled and shown how they
work, from the simple pistols to a tank. Starting with a TT (Tulski Tokarev) pistol above. Enjoy!  
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0 15 Seconds of Russia part 2

15 Seconds of Russia part 2

A new collection of short 15-second clips about interesting things in Russia. In this episode we have: "New way to steal a car in Russia" "Stray cows where do they go?" "How Russians party in winter?" "What will happen if you press
wrong pedal?" "Putting a gas pipeline, something went wrong" "Submarine sailors swimming in the ocean near North Pole" "A rare natural thing an Ice Wave" "Krishnaits in Moscow wear army hats" and more, enjoy!
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2 Soviet T-34 Tank Raised from the Bottom of the Don River

Soviet T-34 Tank Raised from the Bottom of the Don River

    A team of enthusiasts has pulled out a real T-34 tank from the bottom of the Don river. It's all started with a phone call: guy called and said that they found a WW2 tank on the river bottom!
So the divers were sent first to make a video and confirm that the tank is indeed intact and the rescue operation can be performed. Then we have a few videos and photos on how it was..
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1 Soviet soldiers as seen by German artist

Soviet soldiers as seen by German artist

German artist has seen Soviet soldiers in 1920s-1940s and made his artistic work depicting them. A nice view on the Red Army from the other side. Let's see a few of his works. The one on top
is a junior lieutenant of air force in 1943. Before 1940s the Soviet Army officers didn't have shoulder straps and used only sleeve stripes as you would see on the next pics.
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0 Inside Russian nuclear shelter

Inside Russian nuclear shelter

If you wondered what is it inside of Russian nuclear shelter then here is a gallery for
you. A Russian blogger Yaroslav went inside one of those and here is his report.
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