Two armored Ukrainian military on June 13, crossed the border of the Russian Federation in the area of the village Fri Millerovo, Rostov region, told LifeNews source in the Border service of the FSB.Initially, according to a source, the violation of the border made one BMP, taking a role in the punitive operations on the ground LNR bordering the Rostov region. The preconditions on which the BMP invaded our country, unidentified. Then the machine broke down and stopped.The armored vehicle with a crew of several people found the Russian border guards. According to a source, they "began to address Read more [...]
The theme of the issue of choice of vehicle for survival liked me want to share a report on the expedition called "North Wind", which took place in the distant (or not yet too distant?) July 2008. So enjoy ...
How it all began
It all began with the magazine "All wheel drive 4x4" in 2007 - with a report printed in it "Lapland 2007" on the expedition to the hidden corners of the Kola Peninsula.
Being unable to tear his eyes away from the photos of amazing scenery, I realized that I just can not get there to visit, and my friend began to gradually cook your freshly bought "Niva". Machine acquires Read more [...]
In April 1942, the Front
Newspaper "Combat the onslaught" wrote: "Passed
some time, and well knit crew
brothers Shevtsova appeared on the Kerch
Peninsula. He has twice participated in the battles. Shevtsova
honorably continue to bravely fight with German
occupiers. A few days ago, along with other tanks
went on the attack and the Urals. Their Tank the first burst
forward and become caterpillars destroy enemy
guns, mortars and machine guns. Shooting
division followed about the tanks and
took the best tactically height.
Brothers Shevtsova shown Read more [...]
T-90 - the modern Russian main battle tank. Created in the late 1980s - early 1990s as the modernization of the T-72B, under the T-72BU, but in 1992 was adopted by the already under the T-90
System for crew protection from weapons of mass destruction
Automatic system of collective protection of the crew (and equipment) tank weapons of mass destruction includes a filtering unit for sealing zabronevogo crew compartment and supplying purified air crew is pumped, creating a positive pressure in the tank (backwater), the components of armor to protect against neutron radiation (hit and nadboy), Read more [...]
August 1, 2012 for about 1 hour 50 minutes in St. Petersburg pleasure boat collided with a cargo vessel that came to Neve near the Summer Garden of the Palace Bridge to the casting bridge. As a result, the boat carrying passengers, was holed and sank. On board the boat were 15 people, among which 13 passengers and two crew members (captain and sailor). They are all saved. The investigation established that the boat "Rossi" belongs to the person's personal and cargo ship "river-sea" "Kilarvi" is owned by JSC «Onega Sheep."
Taking into account the acquired information investigative bodies Read more [...]
It was December 30, 1947. Night was falling. In December svetovoyden small, and here fell cloudiness and fog and visibility vovseupala to zero.
On that day from the Chelyabinsk airport flew transportnyysamolet and headed for Moscow. The plane was carrying abrasive wheels and elektricheskiepechki for railway locomotives. Commander of the crew was in nedavneshnem vremenivoenny pilot by the name of Pygin. Yes, in fact the entire crew completely nedavnopereshel of military aircraft in civilian clothes. The war ended after sovsemnedavno.
All pilots were Muscovites and hurried to catch popastdomoy and Read more [...]
A chemical tanker carrying 6 thousand tons of solvent on Friday was seriously injured in a collision with a cargo ship off the coast of Brittany in France, 13 crew members were evacuated by helicopter, reported by France Presse with reference to the Maritime Prefecture of the port city of Brest.
According to authorities, the chemical Uranus under the Maltese flag collided with a cargo vessel 100 km South-West of the island Wasan, resulting in received «a significant hole».
After the incident of 13 members of the crew of chemical landed on the rafts, which they later withdrew Read more [...]
How to survive in space?
Astronauts establishing system degassing liquids for biological experiments in microgravity laboratory "Destiny" to the ISS. Photo: SPL / EAST NEWS
For human space - extremely hostile environment. By a combination of adverse factors in the space of emptiness no terrestrial competitors, except that an open flame. The flight is almost complete vacuum, weightlessness, at very high temperature gradients and under the influence of ionizing radiation. But even in such circumstances, people learned to not just survive, but to work productively - using special equipment.
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on March 18. Changes on the Earth's surface visible from the ISS, said the participants of the space expedition, returned from orbit on March 16. At first postflight press conference held today at the cosmonaut training center named. Gagarin, Alexander Kaleri said that five of its travel to earth orbit, much has changed. «Of course, changes on the planet noticeable: many new quarries appeared, various excavations. In its fifth flight into space, I saw the famous artificially man-made Islands in the Persian Gulf», — RIA «News» his words.
Companion Kaleri, Oleg Read more [...]
on 7 October. Crews of six passenger planes had seen the night before in the air not far from Moscow burning object, similar to an artillery shell, said «Interfax» source in dispatching services in Moscow.
According to him, at 19:40 near the town of Gagarin crew «Boeing 737-500» flying on the route Novosibirsk-Moscow, reported that he had seen the flash in the form of the burning of the projectile at a height of about 10 thousand meters. The flash was accompanied by a smoky trail.
A similar picture at the same time watched the crews of several aircraft flying in the same Read more [...]
It is at this ferry Superspeed refused engine is struck by a giant wave. (Photo: Color Line / Anders Martinsen)
3 December. On Saturday afternoon a large wave hit ??ferry Superspeed, which led to the stop of the engine at the time when the ship cruised between Chitchat and Kristiansand in Norway.
We were amazed that the great wave rushed through the bridge. The wave hit in the ventilation valve and the water reached the control panel, zagluchil engine, says the Director of the Color Line, Is one Gronberg.
After a few minutes, the crew was able to start the engine and steam without assistance Read more [...]
Passenger Boeing-737-500 airline UTair, departing from "Domodedovo" in Surgut, had to return to the airport due to a problem with the electrics, "Interfax" a source in the Moscow aviation hub of air traffic control services."After take-off at 23:06 MSK medium, when the plane had to overcome the 130-kilometer mark from the airport" Domodedovo ", the machine refused to autopilot. Then flight crew smelled smoke in the cockpit. And aircraft commander decided to return to the departure airport "- said istochnik.Nesmotrya on the problem, the pilots managed to safely Read more [...]
U.S. Navy ship, stranded in the waters of the Philippines, caused serious damage to the coral reef on the list of UNESCO World Heritage, said on Friday the World Wildlife Fund (WWF).Philippine unit WWF said the ship damaged at least ten meters reefs are considered some of the richest in terms of biological diversity among all objects Coral Triangle in Southeast Asia. In this case, environmentalists point out that the fuel leaks from the American ship until it was, RIA "Novosti" with reference to the Associated Press.Agency reminds that in 2005, international environmental organization Read more [...]
Aircraft Boeing-737-500, en route Yerevan-Sochi flight, due to a technical problem had to return to the departure airport. As reported by the air carrier "Don-Air", the crew of an aircraft taking off from Sochi at 07:15 MSK, in flight found minor failure and decided to make an emergency landing "In Sochi airport problem is solved by experts airline. Those on board 81 passengers, including 12 children, and 5 crew members expected departure to the place of direction ", - said the spokesman of" Don-Avia "Inna Churlyaeva. According to her, the aircraft will fly to Read more [...]
The Yak-42, en route flight Moscow (Vnukovo) - Makhachkala, on Monday evening, landed at the international airport "Kazan", said the agency "Interfax-Volga" Head of the Press Service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations in Tatarstan Andrey Rodygin Tuesday. According to him, in flight, the aircraft appeared in the left engine vibration, the commander of the crew decided to land in Kazan. Notice of the request for an emergency landing was received at 19:36 MSK. "On board were eight crew members, passengers were not" - said A.Rodygin. Spent Fuel, at 20:35 MSK the Read more [...]
Kamchatka trawler "Alanet" with a crew of 24 people, located in Japan, signaled disaster, said the captain sea port of Vladivostok Alexander Jars Thursday."Alanet" is included in the company's fleet "Kamchatrybprom.""The vessel has failed the main engine, the crew is trying to run it on their own," - said the pitcher.Weather in the course of a lost trawler storm, wind 15-18 meters per second, the wave height of 4 meters.Pitchers believes that, if necessary, the Japanese side (Japan Coast Guard) will provide the necessary assistance to the Russian trawler, Read more [...]
One person was killed and eight injured in a plane crash, bound from the Canadian city of Winnipeg in the remote province of Nunavut in the north of the country, the Sunday TV CBC News.
As previously reported, the incident occurred at 18:00 local time on Saturday (0400 Sunday MSK). The plane, which was carrying seven passengers, including a child, and two crew, was landing at the airport in the small settlement Sanikiluak Eskimos, but for unclear reasons interrupted maneuver and crashed outside the runway.
According to the President Mark airline Werle (Mark Wehrle), one of the crew was seriously Read more [...]
To the collapse of the Sukhoi Superjet 100 in Indonesia has led a range of factors. Agrees with this conclusion and the Russian and Indonesian side. In the Ministry of Industry said that you can not lay the blame entirely on either pilots or on the controller. In addition, the role played in this tragedy and objective circumstances. And in Jakarta, and in Moscow one of the main causes of the tragedy in Indonesia in May this year, called the set of crew errors and controllers. "Could not any one, the chief, the only reason - critical. There are a set of non-fatal errors and inaccuracies. Read more [...]
Morning, December 12 freighter under the British flag, "Beaumont" ran aground in the popular surfers beach Kago, located next to a large Spanish city of Aviles on the banks of the Bay of Biscay. Ship, proceeding in ballast, that is, without cargo, port Aviles, stumbled on a stone slab. None of the crew members was injured. "Beaumont" was withdrawn from a bank by the evening of the same day, after the tidal tug "Maria de Maestu". Who is already in the bulk carrierport of Aviles. The crew, ship owners, insurers and evaluate damage to the shell and find out the cause Read more [...]
In the Black Sea coast of Turkey continues search operation at the crash freighter "Volga-Balt 199". It all happened during a heavy storm. On board were 12 people - 11 citizens of Ukraine and Russian. On the eve of the staff of emergency services pulled from the water four victims, another member of the crew died. Seven sailors are still missing. During the operation, also killed three members of the emergency services in Turkey, their boat crashed on the rocks. And another incident occurred in the Black Sea. Denied because of the storm cargo ship steering in - "Adriatic". Read more [...]