Detachment "Seals"

Detachment "Seals"

"Seals" is an elite special-purpose squad that participates in operations conducted in any locality. Particular emphasis is placed on the preparation and equipping of the detachment for operations in ...
288-I artillery brigade

288-I artillery brigade

11 August was, perhaps, one of the most interesting and intense trips from military_press, which I was able to visit. When we left Moscow, it was + 14 here and it was not the most pleasant ...
New Georgian Police

New Georgian Police

Talking about the new Georgia, or how it should be called “Georgia” in a new way, everyone recalls the police reform first of all. Indeed, in this area the country has experienced the most notable ...
Best Photo MAX-2011

Best Photo MAX-2011

Made by Dmitry Kostyukov from AFP during a demonstration demonstration of both flight copies of T-50 V.V. Putin in Zhukovsky 17 August 2011 of the year ....
Photo chronicle of the Second World War

Photo chronicle of the Second World War

At the beginning of 1942, the Axis countries were confidently moving towards achieving their military goals, while the forces of the anti-Hitler coalition were still recovering from the blow and developing a broad strategy ...
News from Libya

News from Libya

In Libya, a civil war continues between supporters and opponents of the leader Muammar Gaddafi. As a result of fierce battles and air strikes, NATO is killed as soldiers of the opposing armies, ...
About explosions

About explosions

Vedensky district of Chechnya, somewhere near Dargo. 2007 year Funnel dimensions are similar to the impact of a mine from a pair of 152-mm projectiles (the mass of explosives in each projectile 6.8-7.8 kg) ...
Inanimate strength

Inanimate strength

Recently, the topic of the use of combat robots is being discussed quite actively, and sometimes in a rather strange way. There is even an opinion that developments in this direction are meaningless, but “stupid ...
On the way to hypersound

On the way to hypersound

Calling a date that could be considered the beginning of the development of hypersonic speeds is not so easy. The idea of ​​creating hypersonic aircraft appeared even before the beginning of the Second World War. But go ...
The first military Ka-226

The first military Ka-226

Presumably, the first Ka-226 helicopter was built at JSC Kumertau Aviation Production Enterprise under a contract with the Russian Ministry of Defense. Authorship, exact dating and ...
Bombs and Bombs - Hamilton Airshow

Bombs and Bombs - Hamilton Airshow

Bombers, who played a key role in the battles of the Second World War. Often, such machines were assigned the task of destroying railways, armored trains, small or temporary ...
Children who fought in World War II

Children who fought in World War II

During the Second World War, there were often cases when children fought in the regular army against the Nazis. Many children tried to flee their homes for the war, but most of them ...
In Russia, they are building an ekranoplane again

In Russia, they are building an ekranoplane again

The uniqueness of such devices as ekranoplan is connected with their technical peculiarity of combining the properties of an air vessel and a sea vessel. To a greater extent it refers to the type of ships, ...
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 ...