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3 Another Weird Car

Another Weird Car

  Talking about weird cars this is another one that has been sent our way. According to the story, these were built in Soviet times by the people working in what can be called the Park Rangers
service - people taking care of forests. They were probably in need of cars which could go easily on the dirt roads and also wanted to stay comfy, so they came up with these.
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4 Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

The museum of aviation in Monino, Moscow region is constantly supported by volunteers who
considerably contribute to preservation of old vehicles. Let's see what they did in May-June, 2014.
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6 Exhibition of Russian Modern Military Equipment, Part II

Exhibition of Russian Modern Military Equipment, Part II

Some more pictures from the Oboronexpo 2014. This one, on the image
above, is a Russian air defence missile weapon system "Antei 2500".
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4 Pave-work of Ukhta

Pave-work of Ukhta

It's a pretty long video of six minutes, I think watching just a couple of minutes might be enough to get an idea of what sorts of pavement you might meet there. As they say it costs a few millions per mile to pave the road and
this is the quality they get in Ukhta, Russia. I am not sure, maybe this is pretty normal and they just panic for nothing, but still it looks cool when a paved road can be disassembled just with a one man power.

1 New Life For Old Planes

New Life For Old Planes

At the maintenance base of the airport in Mineralnye Vody, Stavropol region, Russia, they restore old aircrafts trying to
preserve the history of Soviet and Russian aviation. What they manage to achieve is shown on the images inside the post.
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6 Exhibition of Russian Modern Military Equipment

Exhibition of Russian Modern Military Equipment

Photos from Oboronexpo 2014 (exhibition of armament in Zhukovsky, Moscow region). 212 Russian and 8 foreign companies took part in the event. On the picture above is a full-scale model
of a heavy wheeled infantry combat vehicle "ATOM" developed by specialists from Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, and their French colleagues from Renault Trucks Defense company.
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1 Look, MiG Planes Are Burning!

Look, MiG Planes Are Burning!

Pictures from the international competition among air power flying crews "Aviadarts-2014" ("Air Darts"). On
the images they are hitting ground targets. Where else will you see how MiG planes are burning?
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0 New 200 Meters High TV Tower

New 200 Meters High TV Tower

It took them only six months to build a new Krasnoyarsk TV tower in 2013, its height is 199,4 meters (including the lightning-rod). Such altitude allows to observe awesome views but being in the tower during its
operation is rather dangerous, that is why they arrange scheduled preventive maintenance quarterly. One of them gave a chance to gelio, the blogger, to take these interesting pictures of the city.
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10 An Abandoned College of Jet Engines

An Abandoned College of Jet Engines

Even that this college is abandoned it is still full of jet engines and their parts, different schemes and other goodies that were essential in educating students
on the matters of the jet science. Deletant, the blogger, has sneaked into this place and now we too can see what is left there. Come see inside.
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3 Stunts of the Best Russian Aerobatic Team

Stunts of the Best Russian Aerobatic Team

These are pictures of the show arranged by a Russian aerobatic team "Strizhi"
in Chelyabinsk. Best Russian masters of aerial acrobatics are in the sky!
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