8 Tour To Once Powerful Air Defence Station

Tour To Once Powerful Air Defence Station

This is once powerful and the only air defence station, S-25. April, 8th was the day of air defence, so we congratulate all those
who are responsible for peaceful skies over our heads. And now let us have a short excursion over the object.
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9 Moscow Cultural Life In November-December 1955

Moscow Cultural Life In November-December 1955

A set of pictures taken by
Ed Clark in Moscow, 1955.
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8 Assorted Russia, Part 55

Assorted Russia, Part 55

If you have no safety equipment, your friend is always there to help you. That's one
of the principles of the guest workers who are building a house in Tomsk.
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17 The Nothernmost City of Russia: Pevek

The Nothernmost City of Russia: Pevek

Pevek is the northmost city of Russia. 25 000 people used to live here, 2 500 have remained... Life in Pevek is expensive and boring. The city has two cafes and one of them will probably close soon... No movie theatres, no  night clubs... The city lives from plane to plane that arrive once in 2 weeks.
Everyone knows when the next plane arrives, cause it means that fresh food will appear in the shops. Prices here are unbelievably high but an average salary of a waitress, for example, is about 1000 US dollars. According to locals a 3 roomed flat could be changed for a ticket to Moscow...
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2 Domodedovo Airport Turns 50!

Domodedovo Airport Turns 50!

7th of April, 2012 the Moscow airport Domodedovo turned 50! It's big, comfortable and modern. Each day the airport is changing for the better. It was the first airport to accept Aeroexpress trains. It was the first to begin reconstruction and become the most modern airport of Russia. One year ago it set an absolute record of flights sent off. 425 planes
left the airport with 51 000 passengers. 25 March 1964 was the day of the first passenger flight by TU-104 from Moscow to Sverdlovsk. On 20 May 1964 they opened the air-terminal complex. Regular flights have been performed since 1966. Today we are going to show you some archival photos of the airport and some modern ones.
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4 Moscow Ladies Photographed By Lisa Larsen

Moscow Ladies Photographed By Lisa Larsen

Everyday life of Moscow ladies through the camera
glass of Lisa Larsen, August - September, 1956.
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6 Where Homeland Starts

Where Homeland Starts

Despite the huge update going on across the country there still happen to be some places that lack of the funding even in the capital of Russia, Moscow. This used to be a
statistical research facility, however it's pretty weird to find a govermental structure (Russian Statistics Commitee department) in such a condition in Moscow.
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3 Wooden Houses From Inside

Wooden Houses From Inside

Tomsk is full of old wooden architecture. It is considered to be the pride of the city, part of
its heritage. On these photos you may see life inside of the architectural masterpieces...
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15 Soviet Aircrafts Riga Got After the USSR Collapse

Soviet Aircrafts Riga Got After the USSR Collapse

Near the airport of Riga there is a strange museum - only one person takes care of it - Victor
Talpa. It seems he likes this work and may tell many stories about the air exhibits.
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1 Abandoned Club-Canteen of a Ukrainian Sanatorium

Abandoned Club-Canteen of a Ukrainian Sanatorium

This building was constructed in 1930-32 in the Crimea, Ukraine. Being under
capital repairs at the moment and is planned to be opened in 2014-15.
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