13 Tu 104 That Started The Era Of Jet Airliners In the USSR

Tu 104 That Started The Era Of Jet Airliners In the USSR

The world first jet airliner was de Havilland DH.106 Comet. It's first regular flight was on May 2nd 1952. However after a number of crashes flights of this airliner were prohibited by
Churchill until all the circumstances are clarified. So the USSR got a chance to become the only one country with its own airliner, which development started in that 1954.
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41 One Snowy Day in Moscow

One Snowy Day in Moscow

Yesterday it was a very snowy day in Moscow. Tons of snow have fallen down in one day and the big city got jammed. Those who have been in Moscow are aware that there are a lot of problems with traffic even in the regular days, and this
surprise from mother nature just made it much worse. They said in the news that if to sum up the length of all the traffic jams that happened that day in Moscow it would be a traffic jam of 300 miles highway length.
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28 Police Crash: People React

Police Crash: People React

Two police cars crashed head-to-head on one of the bridges
of St. Petersburg. Russian bloggers reacted like this:
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17 Military plane Wreck at the Aircraft Show in Sknilov

Military plane Wreck at the Aircraft Show in Sknilov

This day but five years ago at the aircraft show of Sknilov airport (the Ukraine) SU-27 fighter got out of control and fell
down on the crowd. During this accident 77 people were killed. See the compilation of 3 videos after the jump.
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