10 The Launched Missile Decides To Stay

The Launched Missile Decides To Stay

Some accidents might be rather strange. And they are not always about cars. Sometimes it happens with missiles too.
The missile once launched in the sky decided to come back immediately on the ground. Look how it happened.
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2 The Factory That Used To Make Porcelain

The Factory That Used To Make Porcelain

Porcelain was obtained in China in 620 and its way of manufacture was kept in secret for many years. European porcelain was obtained much later. In Belarus they have an old factory that
keeps manufacturing porcelain in spite of the fact its equipment needs to be replaced for modern one. The process of porcelain manufacturing is very complex and is shown below.
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29 Russian Strategic Missile Forces In One Place

Russian Strategic Missile Forces In One Place

We are back at the Museum of the strategic missile forces near Pervomaisk. In the Soviet times it was a super-secret rocket base. Here used to stand missiles
with nuclear warheads aiming at the USA. Today there is a museum in this place. One can see, touch everything and even push that very "red button".
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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.
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2 How Road Tunnels Are Made

How Road Tunnels Are Made

Today Sochi is a place where a lot of construction projects are being realized before the winter Olympics in
2014. Here we are going to see how they are building road tunnels in the city applying new technologies.
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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.
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77 The Largest Plane In the World: An 225

The Largest Plane In the World: An 225

An-225 "Mriya" made in Ukraine is the biggest plane in the world. And there is only one plane like this. You are about to see how "Mriya"
flies over the airfield Antonov in Gostomel together with an aerobatic display team "Rus" and read some facts about the plane.
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24 Mega Mechanism For Tunnel Boring

Mega Mechanism For Tunnel Boring

They continue building new metro stations in the Moscow Region. Sometimes it's quite
interesting to see the process of huge details mounting. A tunnel boring machine, for example.
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4 Soviet Planes On the Photos of the Foreigner

Soviet Planes On the Photos of the Foreigner

Howard Sochurek was a photographer for Life magazine. He joined Life in 1950 and worked in many
countries including the Soviet Union. His photos of Soviet airplanes taken in 1958 are shown below.
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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.
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