0 Colored photos of Soviet people 1957-1964

Colored photos of Soviet people 1957-1964

A massive collection of Soviet people on color photos from a "Soviet Gold Era".
Different sorts of people - city citizens, children, elders, sellers etc etc. Enjoy!
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1 Big Fire in Moscow

Big Fire in Moscow

Yesterdy there was a big fire in Moscow and
sadly nine firemen became victims of this.
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1 Some Very Entertaining Old Pictures

Some Very Entertaining Old Pictures

There are some entertaining pictures from USSR. Carnival at the Palace of Culture of the Stalin 1st National Automobile Plant in
honor of the Stalin Constitution anniversary. 1937 Moscow, Union Agricultural Exhibition. Greenhouse harvester, 1939:
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8 They can see everything from the top: Russian army reconnaissance drones

They can see everything from the top: Russian army reconnaissance drones

For any intelligence service it is important to see the whole picture. The easiest way is to do it from the air, so UAV - unmanned aerial vehicles, have been used by the Russian army to do this for several years. In a couple of hours, a makeshift
airport is built in the forest. Select the area, establish a connection and check the settings, set guards on the perimeter, and that’s all! You can operate the first drone. Let’s walk through and take a look at all this.
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0 Flying over the Pacific North of Russia

Flying over the Pacific North of Russia

A photographer went on a plane above Russian Pacific North. Here is his story: It is difficult to be a photographer. You can’t even sleep during the flight. Otherwise, you can miss all the beauty. And it was one of the most beautiful flights of my life. The road from Moscow
to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky takes about 8 hours. And almost all the time the aircraft is flying over the vast Far North. Yamal, Yakutia, Taimyr – there are so crazy pictures when you look from the window that it is impossible not to stare on them!
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5 Facts and Photos about a Church from  a Russian 1,000 Bill

Facts and Photos about a Church from a Russian 1,000 Bill

Church of St. John the Baptist in Yaroslavl - the biggest and the most famous temple in the city. Drawings and photographs of the church are in all publications and textbooks about
Russian architecture. Its image was placed on a thousand-rubble banknote, which was released in 1997. Let's read some fun facts about it and its history here.
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3 Army 2016 Exposition Air Defence Part

Army 2016 Exposition Air Defence Part

    Russian blogger Said went to an army 2016 exhibition and here are his impressions from an air defense part of the exhibition:
Let’s traditionally make a post about the air defense technique, which was presented at the forum called "Army 2016".
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6 75 years of the Air Force in the Far East – the air show, aircraft exhibition and Insights

75 years of the Air Force in the Far East – the air show, aircraft exhibition and Insights

Last weekend I visited a festival dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Air Force in the Far East, it was the celebration of the founding of the 11th Army stationed in the region. Russian blogger went there and here is thestory he brought back:
When I was 15, I dreamed of becoming a pilot, but I would have never became a pilot because of my bad health, but aviation theme is interesting to me even now, so when the day «X» came I went to the airport with a camera.
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5 Positive Side of Azerbaijan Capital Baku

Positive Side of Azerbaijan Capital Baku

Russian blogger Ilya Varlamov went to capital of Azerbajain, former Soviet Republic and checked how the city looks now
twenty five years later after USSR collapsed. His impression is greatly positive, let's read what he says:
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9 How were the Kremlin stars made and set

How were the Kremlin stars made and set

In August 1935, the Council adopted the decision of Council of People's Commissars and the Central Committee of the AUCP (b) to replace the old symbols with new ones. Before this historic moment, the spires of the Kremlin towers were decorated with heraldic double-headed eagles. First double-headed
eagle hoisted on top of the tent of the Spasskaya Tower in the 50s of the XVII century. Later Russian emblems were installed at the highest Kremlin towers - Nikolskaya, Troickaya, Borovitskaya. In October 1935 instead of the king's two-headed eagles were placed five-pointed stars.
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