T-80BV for Yemen

T-80BV for Yemen

The blog andrei-bt.livejournal.com provides a link to photographs of a T-140BV tank in desert paint posted on the website of the Belarusian JSC "80th Repair Plant" (Borisov), apparently ...
Afghanistan July 2011

Afghanistan July 2011

In July, 2011, after the withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan, 54 soldiers, including American 32, died. It was planned that by the end of this year the 10 of thousands of military men would leave the country. AT...
Libyan armor

Libyan armor

A tank in which sandbags play the role of additional armor ...
New photo of the first prototype fighter T-50

New photo of the first prototype fighter T-50

The 4 August 2011 by Ivan Kirillov at LII in Zhukovsky, the first flight prototype of the T-50-1 Russian fifth-generation fighter, appeared on the web site russianplanes.net ...
MiG-29K refuels MiG-35

MiG-29K refuels MiG-35

An interesting photograph of Ivan Kirillov, taken in the Zhukovsky 5 area of ​​August 2011 of the year - testing refueling in the air from the carrier ORM of the first prototype of the MiG-29K carrier-based fighter (9-41, ...
In the final assembly workshop of PC-2 RSK MiG

In the final assembly workshop of PC-2 RSK MiG

Behind the back of the General Director of JSC "RSK" MIG "Sergei Korotkov and journalists - elements of the fuselage for the second Indian MiG-29K under an option contract for 29 such machines. All ...
About the airborne special forces battle group

About the airborne special forces battle group

Fighter reconnaissance special forces in combat patrol. 45-th separate Guards of the Order of Kutuzov, the Order of Alexander Nevsky special regiment. Kubinka, July 2011 Combat Special Forces Group covertly ...
Great maneuvers

Great maneuvers

1922 was the year in the history of the carrier fleet that milestone that most directly contributed to its further development. Although at first glance this statement may seem ...
Photo report from the Irkutsk Aviation Plant

Photo report from the Irkutsk Aviation Plant

On July 17-18, 2011, a group of journalists and experts visited the Irkutsk Aviation Plant, which is part of OAO NPK Irkut, thanks to which we have the opportunity to publish ...
"Flying tank" Mi-28N helicopter

"Flying Tank" Mi-28Н helicopter

The Mi-28N "Night Hunter" helicopter has a special pilot protection system and can "see" the enemy at a distance of 35 kilometers even in the dark. Test pilots call it ...
Press tour to the 90-th separate special search battalion

Press tour to the 90-th separate special search battalion

As part of the press tour organized by the Ministry of Defense, a separate special search battalion made the next check-in at 90. The program consisted of two parts: the location of the battalion and ...
Cursed and forgotten

Cursed and forgotten

"The picture shows not just the chronicles of the last wars that have befallen Russia, but, summing up the terrible experience of these wars, it proves the criminality of the authorities and society behind these wars and ...
The trouble and pride of the USSR airship

The trouble and pride of the USSR airship

Buying something ready-made is always cheaper than doing it yourself from scratch. Therefore, when at the turn of the 1920s-1930s the USSR faced the task of building its own fleet of large airships, the government ...
Marines of the Caspian Flotilla

Marines of the Caspian Flotilla

24 of May of this year 727 separate battalion of the Marine Corps of the Caspian Flotilla began to exercise. The teachings promised to turn out to be not quite usual, representatives were invited to the range and shooting range ...
Pinocchio lights

Pinocchio lights

Volley "Buratino" - an impressive sight. Leaving behind a fiery tail, the missile rapidly and accurately flies to the target. What remains of the enemy entrenched in the fortifications can only be ...
19-I motorized rifle brigade. Combat training

19-I motorized rifle brigade. Combat training

During the press tour of the Southern Military District 22 of June, we visited the 19 th motorized rifle brigade (Sputnik, Vladikavkaz, North Ossetia). In this part I was already at the end of April and did not expect to see ...
Army of North Korea

Army of North Korea

Few people thought that it was possible to show something unique, because this is a country of prohibitions, it is closed even for residents, and even more so tourists will not be allowed to learn the secrets of this mysterious "power" ....
Flight Center in Torzhok. Combat training

Flight Center in Torzhok. Combat training

Currently, the Center operates Mi-24P, Mi-24PN, Mi-26 and Mi-8 helicopters of various modifications (MTKO, MTB-5). It is possible that Mi-35M will go into service, but pilots are considering this ...
Libyan rebels improvised weapons

Libyan rebels improvised weapons

Over the past four months, the rebels of Libya, whose units are composed of civilians and deserters of the government army, are actively fighting against the supporters of Muammar Gaddafi, sometimes ...
Adjustable artillery shells

Adjustable artillery shells

The events described below occurred in the second half of the 80s. beyond the borders of our country. The fortified enemy site in the highlands could not be destroyed by conventional fire weapons. For...
German anti-aircraft missiles

German anti-aircraft missiles

By the middle of 1943, regular Allied bomber raids strongly undermined the German military industry. Air defense guns could not fire above 11 kilometers, and ...