25 Good Bye, Army!

Good Bye, Army!

Tough dischargees on a
long-awaited day.
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1 Abandoned Air Defense Missile System S-25

Abandoned Air Defense Missile System S-25

Not far from a military town there used to be a closed down SAM regiment. Its launch site was in another place
and here was a guidance locator and related supporting service. Let us see what's remained of it.
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15 May Holidays In Moscow 1958

May Holidays In Moscow 1958

Russia is having May holidays now. Let's
see how it used to be in 1958.
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10 Military Pictures By Gleb Vasilyev

Military Pictures By Gleb Vasilyev

Some nice military
artwork by Gleb Vasilyev.
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18 Victory Parade Rehearsal On Red Square

Victory Parade Rehearsal On Red Square

The traditional rehearsal of the Victory
parade on Red Square in Moscow.
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13 If You Work In the Space-Rocket Sphere

If You Work In the Space-Rocket Sphere

Research Institute-4 or military unit 25840 is located 25 km from the Moscow Kremlin in Yubileiny, the Moscow region. Once here was a flight control centre from where they were watching the flights of the first Earth satellites and the flight of Yuri Gagarin. The flight control centre was moved not far, to Korolev, and in the 1960s the instituted started performing other tasks: mainly at requests of strategic rocket forces. In fact all the
city Yubileiny was built to provide the employees of this institute. In the 1990s it lost its status of "a close military city" and military men started to occupy empty laboratory buildings of the institute. Let's see how officers' families live. Journalists, bloggers, press office of RF Ministry of Defense do not come here and do not show how live those who work for the Russian space-rocket field.
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31 Russian Military Photo Selection

Russian Military Photo Selection

One guy has selected a nice collection of Russian military
photos he likes most. Why not share them with you?
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7 Practice Flights of Combat Helicopters In Chernigovka

Practice Flights of Combat Helicopters In Chernigovka

Last time we showed you the process of production of combat helicopters Ka-52 “Alligator” in Arsenyev.
Today we'll see their first practice flights over the airbase of Russian Air Force "Chernigovka".
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9 Spring 1918

Spring 1918

1918. By the end of April Vyborg was about to fall under the pressure of the Germans and White Finns. Red Finns were opposing with all their might. Thus, on 21st of April,
2012, on the Battery Mountain (Batareynaya Gora) there was held a reconstruction devoted to the last days of the city defence from the stronger enemies.
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47 How Kalashnikov Guns Are Made

How Kalashnikov Guns Are Made

Let us see how lives and what air breathes the legendary producer of Kalashnikov guns! While they write about inevitable death of
the plant we can see that "Izmash" is alive indeed! It's been working for two centuries, and will be working even longer!
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