Abandoned Murmansk Marine Biology Institute base

Continuing the story about the small town of Dalniye Zelentsy.

Dalniye Zelentsy: a forgotten town

We came to the very small town of Dalniye Zelentsy in order to find and explore the abandoned Murmansk Marine Biology Institute (MMBI) base.

Interiors of the abandoned Lun ekranoplan

You can look at it from the outside in this post.

Let’s climb inside this ship/plane.

Abandoned Lun ekranoplan

Lun, the first in the family of military missile-carrying ekranoplans weighing 400 metric tons, was put into service in 1987.

Derelict maximum security prison

In the city of Saransk there is a derelict prison, or, more precisely, a penal settlement and a production facility for severe offenders.

Abandoned Energia-M booster rocket

This post is about the abandoned dynamic test system at the site 112 of the Baikonur Cosmodrome.

Abandoned space shuttles

A little more than a month ago I returned from a trip to the heart of the main space harbor of this country: the Baikonur Cosmodrome.

Abandoned military base

It was a wonderful free weekend, and my friend and I rushed to explore this site.

Derelict military medical warehouses

Near the Russian city of Kostroma, a few derelict military storage bases are located.