National Interest against the Russian defenses. Offended for patriot?


The other day the American edition The National Interest erupted material U.S. stealth fighter f-22 and f-35 against the Russian s-300, s-400 and s-500. Who will win?
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The space and rocket industry after the dismemberment of the USSR. Strangulation. Survival. The immediate prospects

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The last quarter of a century the position of the rocket and space industry can be characterized as extremely serious. But judging by the signals coming from the field in the last few months, the situation in the space segment of the defense industry has deteriorated sharply. This is a big topic that deserves careful and thoughtful analysis. To start, seem to have what now is called “dashing nineties”. However, I should mention that today’s problems are not the only “legacy”. There are in the current issues and brand-new factors.
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In secret around the world. Ukrainian sale of Soviet military technology

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Military coup in Ukraine and the ensuing civil war could not lead to reduction of control over arms trafficking. The country has become a perfect match of small arms on the black markets of Europe.
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We do not need the Turkish shore


The majority of Russian citizens have a negative attitude to the restoration of relations with Turkey. To such conclusions came the Foundation “Public opinion” on the results of sociological research, reports on July 14 Kommersanty.
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What’s up to Japan or what happened to Pacific fleet?

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Lately, looking at the empty piers 165-the brigade MRK on the Ulysses and empty the 33-rd berth 44 of the brigade, I zadavalsya question – where did our tofu?
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The network blasted shots: the rocket Pture bounces off the invisible shield “T-90 in Syria”

On the Internet actively spreading the video breakdown of a missile attack from Pture on the armored vehicle in the desert.


Сеть взорвали кадры: ракета ПТУРа отскакивает от невидимой защиты «Т-90 в Сирии» (ФОТО, ВИДЕО) | Русская весна
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Teaching helicopter pilots of army aviation in Primorye


In Chernihiv air base of army aviation in Primorye took flight and tactical exercises, during which the crews of the helicopters Ka-52 “alligator” and Mi-8AMTSH “Terminator” inflicted on facilities and manpower of the imaginary enemy missile attack.
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Teaching helicopter pilots of army aviation in Primorye


In Chernihiv air base of army aviation in Primorye took flight and tactical exercises, during which the crews of the helicopters Ka-52 “alligator” and Mi-8AMTSH “Terminator” inflicted on facilities and manpower of the imaginary enemy missile attack.
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Tu-95

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The first attempt to create in the USSR an Intercontinental bomber was a deep modernization of the Tu-4. “The plane is 80” (his first flight took place on 1 December 1949) covered a distance of 8,000 km, But soon began the Korean war clearly demonstrated the futility of the development of long-range bombers based on piston engines: jet fighters left her fewer and fewer chances to break through to protected objects. That is why, despite the possibility of achieving a range over 12,000 miles, terminated further work on following the Soviet strategic bomber Tu-85. As a new model of this machine was supposed to create a bomber with a maximum speed of 900-950 km/h, carrying up to 20 tons, a flight range up to 14-15 thousand km and an altitude of 13-14 km.
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