1 Life And Work at the Bolonsky Nature Reserve

Life And Work at the Bolonsky Nature Reserve

This post is about the Bolonsky reserve and one architect who willingly chose life in subhuman conditions. Vladimir maintains order in his portable cabin, standing
lonely at spring Muchien, in the Khabarovsk region, Russia. Last year this territory was completely flooded, the aftermath is still visible everywhere.
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2 Russian Natural Gas Extraction

Russian Natural Gas Extraction

  How does natural gas go from fields in the far eastern island Sakhalin to the system of gas pipeline " Sakhalin - Khabarovsk - Vladivostok "? The deposits of the Sakhalin shelf are main resource base.The Kirinskoye field has reserves at about 162.5 billion cubic meters of gas and 19.1 million tons of gas condensate . The system of gas transportation had started to work in  October 2013 when the first portion of the test gas was injected to the gas pipeline system " Sakhalin - Khabarovsk -
Vladivostok ." The projected level of gas production is 5.5 billion cubic meters per year. The peculiarity of this field  is under water. All equipment is located at the bottom  at a depth of 90 meters. In Russian practice this method of extraction is used for the first time . Now let's follow the path of the gas from the field to the end user. On the first photo you see the complex on the beach. A pipe length which streched into the Okhotsk Sea is 29 kilometers.
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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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2 Soviet Heavy Aircraft An 22

Soviet Heavy Aircraft An 22

Just recently the Soviet "Antei" became the precious guest in Khabarovsk, Russia. In 2009 there were only two flying units of An-22 in the world. So this plane can really be seen in the air very seldom today. Powered by four turboprop engines each driving a pair of
contra-rotating propellers, the design was the first Soviet wide-body aircraft and remains the world's largest turboprop-powered aircraft to date. Indeed, the pictures can't convey this but it is huge. The plane can transport 700 passengers!
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5 Residential Units For Internal Forces

Residential Units For Internal Forces

We are in the Primorye region of Russia to see new residential units of Russian internal forces there. They refused to stay in tents and replaced them with modular barracks. One barrack may accomodate
up to 50 people. It is provided with electric heating, a canteen and an ammunition storage facility. In Russia only one training range under Khabarovsk can boast facilities like this.
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3 Hard Landing of An 2

Hard Landing of An 2

The reason for the hard touchdown was an engine malfunction, and then a collision with some trees. There were
nine people on board, five people were injured but luckily nobody was killed! The accident happened near Khabarovsk, Russia.
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0 One Day In the Company of Aircrafts

One Day In the Company of Aircrafts

Not only in Moscow people celebrated 100th anniversary of the Russian Air Forces. These are some shots from Khabarovsk,
Russian Far East, with its air fleet. On such a day people could come, take photos and touch the military aircrafts...
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8 Oncological Centre In Khabarovsk

Oncological Centre In Khabarovsk

The regional clinic centre of oncology was built in 2003 to be a unique specialized prevention and treatment institution in the east of the country. It combines high medical technologies, modern equipment, science achievements, intellectual potential of practitioners. The total number of the
personnel is 564 employees including 294 medical workers 116 of which are doctors. The complex consists of 18 buildings, its total area is 15 hectares. 5 thousand of people are treated in steady state conditions. More than 53,5 patients are treated in the clinic.  
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16 Military School In Khabarovsk

Military School In Khabarovsk

This military school is situated in Khabarovsk.
Let's go inside and see what's going on there!
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21 Recruited to NATO for 15 Dollars a Day And IPad

Recruited to NATO for 15 Dollars a Day And IPad

In a forest of the Khabarovsk Territory, eleven young men are waiting to become soldiers of NATO. All of them came across an advertisement on the Internet, which  told that NATO announced a levy, and
signed the contracts. Under the contract, they receive 500 rubles (about 15USD) a day and, moreover, the best of them is going to be presented with an iPad. Can you believe it's true?
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