5 Only in Russia Photos Part 14

Only in Russia Photos Part 14

Here is another selection of photos with situations and things that possible only in Russia. Of course not only in
Russia things happen, but we still sort of proud about the density of the events and proudly post it all here.
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2 Russian New Mi-28UB Helicopter Demo Flight

Russian New Mi-28UB Helicopter Demo Flight

This MI-28UB at first was a MI-28H then in 2012-2013 they turned it into first experimental MI-28UB. Igor, the
photographer went to make photos of it on Moscow air show with huge 1200mm camera lens. So it looks like very upclose.
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0 Color Photos of Soviet Airborne Trooper Forces

Color Photos of Soviet Airborne Trooper Forces

"Nobody but us" was there motto. A color photo collection of Soviet paratroopers, the
cutting edge forces of Russian army. Only the fittest were conscripted into those forces.
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5 Modernizing MiG-31 jets at Top Secret Falcon Factory

Modernizing MiG-31 jets at Top Secret Falcon Factory

One of the top secret Russian factories "Sokol" (Falcon) there is a modernization process of Russian MiG-31s going on. It's almost impossible to get inside, however
this photographer was allowed for a few minutes in to take the photos. Here is the story of how one of the most secret factories in the country work.
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1 First August Snow in Yakutia, Russia

First August Snow in Yakutia, Russia

Today, August 29, first snow has hit Yakutia, Russia. Social media is filled with photos and here are some of them.
As we say in Russia "we have a short summer, however it's not very snowy". Sometimes the saying is wrong.
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2 Private Photos of Soviet Officers Fighting a War in Angola

Private Photos of Soviet Officers Fighting a War in Angola

It's no wonder the Soviet state was helping some sides in the Angola war. Here are some photos of Russian veterans from their
private albums. Rarely seen private photos of Soviet pilots, tank commanders and other officers who fought on Angolan ground.
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2 Only in Russia photos, part 12

Only in Russia photos, part 12

Another selection of photos that can be called "Only in Russia". Like, where else you can see an ancient
Russian castle, Russian orthodox church and.. elephants eating grass on the roadside? More inside.
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0 Russian Expo in New York in 1959

Russian Expo in New York in 1959

In June 1959, there was a Russian (Soviet) expo in New York, where the Soviet country presented
their best achievements, and LIFE magazine visited the event and took these photos.
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0 German Tourist Visits Moscow in 1955

German Tourist Visits Moscow in 1955

Another series of photos taken by a foreign tourist in the Soviet
country. This time a German tourist took these photos in Moscow in 1955.
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13 Russian Anti Riot Vehicle Schit

Russian Anti Riot Vehicle Schit

"Schit" means "Schield" in Russian, it's also the name of the new anti-riot truck the Russian "Kalashnikov" company developed.
This word can easily be an exclamation that protesting people can make when they see this thing approaching them.
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