Sailors of the Soviet ShCh-402 submarine with a puppy.
The Battle Against Moonshine!
Brewing moonshine uses about 200,000,000 tons of grain a year and costs 140,000,000 rubles.
Soviet propaganda dating from ca. 1919-1921.
Есть метро! / We have a metro! (1935)
Ограждай рабочее место
Enclose your workplace
Soviet ground forces and Mi-35 Helicopters in action while conducting an offensive operation against the Islamist resistance, the Mujahideen. 1980.
Soviet rocket N1.
This is one of the sexiest rockets I can think of. First, look how massive it is compared to a human. Second, this thing could have sent someone to the moon, if it performed properly.
The N-1 was Sergei Korolev’s final project, as it was the last major rocket he designed before his death in 1966. His death is widely considered the reason for the failure of both this rocket, and the Soviet Lunar Programme.
The amazing Sukhoi T-4 bomber, the Soviet Union’s answer to the North American XB-70A Valkyrie
To fly higher than all, farther than all, faster than all (1954)
“Strive for childless cemeteries. The more conscious the mother, the less sick her children. Children should not die!”
1930, CCCP tractor with Stalin portrait.
Decontamination exercise in the Soviet Union.
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