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Articles by Ruslan Budnik:

Bartini-Beriev

Bartini-Beriev was part of the Cold War arms race, the opposing states supported the implementation of incredible and ambitious design ideas. Combating threats from the…

Many Jews who survived the Holocaust went to the “Holy Land” (Israel and Palestine) to start a new life after the war. However, there were…

After the rescue, the team arranged a dinner in honor of Winkie who was basking in her cage while the men drank to her health.…

In addition, some members of the BEF were organized as an infantry division within the US Fifth Army. They wore American uniforms with Brazilian rank…

As aircraft grew more powerful and capable of achieving ever greater speeds, the risks of simply bailing out over the side of the aircraft grew…

Even if only looking very briefly at history it is evident that people have always been willing to make war. Wars have been fought for…

I state categorically that we shall under no circumstances resort to the use of such weapons unless they are first used by our enemies.” After…

Walsh believes that the current aircraft has the ability to deal with heat-seeking missiles, which pose a threat during takeoff and landing. Air Force One…

On October 9, the German pilot ace scored his 30th victory. Two months later he increased this count to 40 aircraft, setting a personal record…

The first evidence of the use of horses during warfare dates from Eurasia between to 4,000-3,000 BC—that is, more than 5,000 years ago. Since that time,…

During World War II, the increase in the mobility of infantry due to a departure from positional tactics of combat influenced the characteristics of combat…

In most case, depth charges detonated next to a submarine, but the damage inflicted by the pressure wave created leaks and forced the submarine to…