Today I will tell you about the unique M-17 “Stratosphere” aircraft, whose wings are torn off, the body is disemboweled, and what remains is overgrown...
Today I will tell and show you a place that is legendary.
In the middle of the last century, on the archipelago were located radio-technical troops of the air defense of the USSR.
Today we will infiltrate into ballistic missile silo launcher SS-18 (Satan).
You can look at it from the outside in this post. Let’s climb inside this ship/plane.
Lun, the first in the family of military missile-carrying ekranoplans weighing 400 metric tons, was put into service in 1987.
The usual abandoned military unit. Even, as it turned out later, not completely abandoned, but unused as intended 🙂
The first time I came here was in 2008. The way to the testing area lay along a bog lake. On its shore there was...
Today in my report I would like to tell you about one very unusual and colorful place that we managed to visit with friends last...
On the Soviet and Russian military airfields can often be found arch-shelters for fighters and bombers.
One dark autumn night, when I was enjoying a cup of coffee and looking through some photos, my friend Dima messaged me saying that he...
Once upon a warm summer day we headed to Vega – a tracking facility.
You know, for some people, Abkhazia is a resort country that has nothing to do with military and secret developments, but not for me.
Smuravyevo is one of the military air bases in the Pskov region where the 722th bomber wing of the 6th Air Force and Air Defense...
Today I am going to tell you about a visit to the MB-2-180 coastal artillery turret batteries.
Once again we are in the Moscow region, and once again in the woods.
Today’s post is about a rather curious and fascinating location. This is a huge academic building with dozens of labs, testing benches, departments, workshops and...
For the readers’ information: the site described in the article was abandoned by the military a few years ago.
Almost 45 years on the godforsaken island in the Aral Sea there was a Soviet Center for Testing biological weapons.
“Dvina” missile pits are one of Belarus’ two permanent nuclear ballistic missile launch sites.