7 Large Antiship Missile Complex Whose Days Are Gone

Large Antiship Missile Complex Whose Days Are Gone

You are going to see what remains of two battalions of anti-ship onshore missile complex "Utes" - large and almost unique objects of military history, built in the 1950s. We say "almost" because a similar complex was made on the Black Sea and
it fortunately is functioning up to today. Here in the north, its days are over. Below are the photos of the battalions' territories: underground launch systems, command post, diesel power station and missile remains.

2 Testing Engines For Major Crafts of Russia

Testing Engines For Major Crafts of Russia

Right now you may see how they test air engines
including the one for the president's aircraft.

43 When a Multiple Launch Rocket System Grad Hits the Target

When a Multiple Launch Rocket System Grad Hits the Target

The impact of a Soviet multiple launch rocket system BM-21
"Grad" can be really destructive. Just check it out.

3 Windmill Made of Scrap

Windmill Made of Scrap

This windmill resembles an awkward robot from an old science fiction story, its wide hands-blades either rotate or become immovable. The creator of the project, Moteyus Synkyavychus from Belarus, had estimated all technical characteristics of the
fifteen-meter windmill in his mind and made it from old auto parts. The power it produces is enough to provide illumination for his yard and shops, though he built it more for pleasure and entertainment, rather than for power supply.

1 Air Symphony of Turbojets

Air Symphony of Turbojets

Photos of a turbojet orchestra in the sky singing the air symphony over Yemelyanovo international airport in Krasnoyarsk. The
official version of what we see happening here - relocation of military equipment including tanks as part of a big drill.

7 Wooden Shipbuilding Is Still Alive

Wooden Shipbuilding Is Still Alive

These are the pictures from the shipyard in Karelia where unique wood ships are still built. In fact the shipyard is unique too - there is no other place in Russia like this. Here they design and make wood cruising
sailboats, training sailboats, pleasure sail and motor boats, tourist and fishing boats, marine boats of YAL-2, YAL-4, YAL-6 types, recreational rowed and sailed boats, traditional Russian boats.

3 Abandoned Facility For Nuclear Warheads

Abandoned Facility For Nuclear Warheads

Once, in the 1960s, the Soviet military forces chose a super beautiful northern locality and drilled a big hole in the mountain to
create a storage facility for nuclear warheads there. Today it belongs on the endless list of abandoned Soviet objects...

1 Engineering Technologies of Russia

Engineering Technologies of Russia

More new and experimental, tried and tested and traditional equipment from the the third
international forum “Engineering Technologies” held in August 13-17th in Zhukovskiy (Moscow

3 Typical Russian Civil Defence Shelter

Typical Russian Civil Defence Shelter

What structures does Russia have to protect its people in warlike situations, and in case of nuclear attacks? Shelters can be different, can have a different size and capacity, can be placed under some
building or stand alone. Such shelters are built under research institutes, big factories, hospitals, schools, and in the yards of Stalin-era buildings. This is what they usually look like...

2 Wartime Truck Emergence

Wartime Truck Emergence

It took three days to lift this AMO-2 of the war time from the bottom of the Msta river. Finally the
truck showed up from the 4 meters depth to be delivered to the Novgorod citadel for restoration.