5 Airplanes on Display on Russian Army Day 2017 in Krasnodar Russia

Airplanes on Display on Russian Army Day 2017 in Krasnodar Russia

On February 23, the Official Army Day, army was having a recruiting event - displaying their best of the best to attract people make army
contracts and serve. Photographer Dmitry went there and here are some photos of cool machinery on display he saw, including some airshow.
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11 A Sad Story of Yuri Gagarin Soviet Greatest Science Ship Beloved by Millions Betrayed by Ukraine

A Sad Story of Yuri Gagarin Soviet Greatest Science Ship Beloved by Millions Betrayed by Ukraine

Yuri Gagarin was a Soviet science flagship. Was built in Leningrad in 1971. It's 231 m long, and 32 m wide. Main engine has 14 000 kWt power. The crew is 136 people and also 220 scientists can travel and do their work. It has 1250 rooms, including 86 science labs. It was built to be able to communicate via satellites with all top important things in Russia.  It had served variety of tasks. Most mind blowing is to come to Pacific and track Soviet missiles that were fired
from USSR to the middle of nowhere in Pacific. Also to support communication with Soviet space objects - MIR station, Soyuz spaceships etc., when the coverage from on ground stations is poor it could go to any place in ocean and stay there linking Earth with space. It has 75 antennas, including two huge 25 m sat dishes. It could support itself autonomously in ocean for over than 120 days. Main Ocean was the Atlantic Ocean. Let's see more:
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8 Newest S-400 Arrive to Protect Moscow from Sudden Attacks: Videos and Photos

Newest S-400 Arrive to Protect Moscow from Sudden Attacks: Videos and Photos

  New S-400 "Triumph" regiment started functioning near Moscow. In total this would be five new S-400 regiments formed recently near Moscow. Moscow is sort of very protected now from any missile threat. It covers whole
central Russia. At first those S-400 were tested at a shooting range in Arkhangelsk region and now they arrived here. Let's see cool photos of those S-400s up close and also some videos of them in action:
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5 Very Rare Soviet Porsche – Zaporozhets ZAZ Sport 900

Very Rare Soviet Porsche – Zaporozhets ZAZ Sport 900

This car could become a Soviet Porsche. It was called "Sport 900" and developed in Soviet Union during
1957-1965. Only six of those were built. Let's see how it looked, what it was about and more:
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0 MI-24P attack helicopter monument in Russian village Rostoshi

MI-24P attack helicopter monument in Russian village Rostoshi

Russian blogger Mihael went to the village of Rostoshi which has pretty cool army museum and
photographed one of the exhibits - Russian MI-24P attack helicopter. Let's see his photos.
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1 Amazing World of the Soviet Electronic Gadgets

Amazing World of the Soviet Electronic Gadgets

In Soviet Union they produced numerous gadgets but most of them were made in very limited quantities so most of Soviet people couldn't by those. Many of this interesting things were going
strictly for export to other countries in order to replenish Soviet gold and currency reserves.  Here we have a nice collection of Soviet gadgets please enjoy it inside:
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1 Unique Soviet Magnetic Levitation Train that Could Go 400 km/h [photos, video]

Unique Soviet Magnetic Levitation Train that Could Go 400 km/h [photos, video]

A lot of things were invented, built, tested but never used in USSR. For example this awesome magnetic levitation experimental train built by Soviet engineers. The history is as follows: Soviet State Planning commission estimated that there would be over 29 cities in the USSR with population over 1,000,000 people very soon. Soviet
engineering agencies started offering their solutions to fight commuting problems inside of this mega cities and between them. Besides improving existing transportation means, like subway or buses, the need for totally new way of transportation arisen. This project of maglev trains was the latest response to this task.
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1 Man from Russian 3D Printed a Terminator T-800 Clone: It Can Talk, Answer Questions, Move and… Drink [video]

Man from Russian 3D Printed a Terminator T-800 Clone: It Can Talk, Answer Questions, Move and… Drink [video]

      Man from Russia 3D printed a Terminator clone. He made a full size T-800 replica skeleton with eyes and a head. He installed an artificial intellect system inside his robot. He uses voice syntheseiser to
respond to the questions and listens to the person speaks to him. Now it can answer the questions, perform commands and do a lot of talking. Here we have a video too showing all the cool things the robot can do:
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3 Russian airplanes taking flights TU-22, TU-95 and others

Russian airplanes taking flights TU-22, TU-95 and others

Russian blogger Alexander has visited Dyagilevo airbase which is 3km West off Ryazan city. He saw there some
cool jets like TU-22 bombers or TU-95 strategic bombers. Let's see all the nice photos he took there:
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4 BTS002 Russian airplane replica of Russian shuttle

BTS002 Russian airplane replica of Russian shuttle

This what looks as a Russian space shuttle Buran is actually not. This is BTS-002 - a full size replica of Buran space shuttle which is just an airplane. It could fly
manned and unmanned missions (as Soviet Buran shuttle who went to space and landed on its own without a crew involved). Let's see some more pics of this one:
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