Soviet Union

I found this great website called englishrussia.com. It has an assortment of glimpsed into daily Russian culture, and on one of these pages they feature military history and culture. Hare are a collection of photos from the  Soviet occupation of Afghanistan and the odd thing is, they are posing with Mujahadeen that will later toss […]

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German Fourth Army Marched Through Moscow

by Daniel Russ on April 11, 2010

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Soviet Kalinin K-7 Heavy Bomber

April 3, 2010

Believe it or not, this plane actually flew in 1933. The prototype later crashed and the program was canceled. Related Posts:No Combat Aircraft Has Ever Been Manufactured In Greater Numbers. The Russians Made 40,000 Polikarpov Po-2s.Sukhoi-47 Berkut, Forward Swept WingsGreat Old Soviet Private Collection Of Occupation Of Afghanistan.Great Article In The Wall Street Journal Asks […]

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No Combat Aircraft Has Ever Been Manufactured In Greater Numbers. The Russians Made 40,000 Polikarpov Po-2s.

July 21, 2009

Nikolai Polikarpov designed the Po-2 to replace the U-1 trainer but ended up making a plane that became a bomber, a fighter, a trainer, an observation craft The plane was also called the U-2. But it first flew in 1928 and flew in air forces around the world until 1959.  It was also used for […]

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Sukhoi-47 Berkut, Forward Swept Wings

July 16, 2009

A Russian promo film, complete with Russian narrator. Related Posts:The Ant-25 Was A Giant.The Sukhoi SuperJet 100Russian Aircraft Museum (Horrible Music- Turn Sound Down)Soviet Kalinin K-7 Heavy BomberNo Combat Aircraft Has Ever Been Manufactured In Greater Numbers. The Russians Made 40,000 Polikarpov Po-2s.

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