RAF Crusaders in Canada

THE ROYAL Air Force’s 14 Squadron based at RAF Lossiemouth, Morayshire, deployed 141 personnel, including 14 pilots and 12 navigators, to Maple Flag on an RAF Tristar for the second period of the exercise. Nine Tornado GR.4s were already at CFB Cold Lake, having been involved in the first period flown by II(AC) Squadron from RAF Marham, Norfolk. Wg Cdr Basnett, OC 14 Squadron, told AFM: «We are flying six jets in the morning and four in the afternoon. The engineers have had to work extremely hard to make that happen, because we are a long way from home and

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Create Khanka Reserve

Usually idea of ​​the Ussuri region associated with the impassable taiga, dense forests, home to tigers, leopards, red deer, Goral, spotted deer, spruce grouse and ducks mandarin, where many plants have survived since the Tertiary period. But not everyone knows that in addition to tropical forests in nature Ussuri region has a very unique, interesting area — the famous Lake Khanka. It has long attracted the attention of naturalists, but still remains little known. Khanka Lake Nature conceals many interesting things waiting to be explored.

At different times, Lake Khanka called differently: Jin-bo, which means «mirror»; Lamo — the sea;

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The path straight

We agreed we Zorin go fishing on one big forest lake in the Tver province. Last time we caught it about five years ago. On the lake you can fish from the shore and from a boat, but if the boat, the catch was much more significant.

By subjective reasons had to go apart from each other, each in his car, with a slight time difference. The venue was appointed shore of the lake, and the first to arrive was Zorin.

Zorin did not get to the beach about three kilometers. After the last rain the day before, he did

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CAUTION: Ladoga!

…In the old brick gate Priozersk pulp mill visible blue-green emblem of the city, as it embodies the cool blue of Lake Ladoga and green centuries-old pine trees. Indeed, Priozersk one of the most beautiful cities in the Karelian Isthmus. Thick healthy air, mushrooms and berries in the surrounding forests, golden sandy beaches of Lake Ladoga attract thousands of tourists. The very same Ladoga hardly needs epithets. Even the experts do not cease to surprise a rare purity of the lake. Every year, scientists have conducted research here, studying the properties of Europe’s largest freshwater reservoir. In the silence

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Figure a day or 46 rivers and lakes

Illegal swimming pools are in all areas in Minsk prohibition applies to Zaslavskoye Reservoir, Komsomolsk lake, reservoir space invaders and Cna.The reason for the ban — the presence in water of these lakes and rivers lyaktozastanovchay digestive sticks causing digestive diseases

Do tourists go home Vasily Bykov?

In the village Bulls Ushachi District summer many tourists. Lures guests Estate Museum Vasily Bykov.And particularly during such travel historians of the regional center Deepest made a plan a new route. It is proposed to start on surviving an old cobblestones Olgerdova way.Knows ethnographer Vladimir Skrabatun:"Imagine Algerdava way at the moment more than seven hundred years! Majestic Prince Algirdas twice went to Moscow to take him. And Duke Vytautas walking. Indeed noteworthy places.In the village Ziabki — big mill. On the lake are long antique cemetery. The geographical center of Europe is officially defined lake sho ‘.In the village Ziabki

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In Braslaw began menskafobiya

During the investigation revealed facts of illegal construction of mansions on the terrain of the reserve. At this point, they say, such weave. I met with Victor Voronko, one of the first local businesses. Victor Voronko"Holiday as stood and stand — says Victor. — I particularly outraged that mountain Maskavichy built 100 meters cottage — destroyed the entire panorama of the old settlement. And fencing to the lake."In a famous artist Valery on Braslav Zenkevich question them about technology, so to speak, illegal construction of mansions."And, on the construction of mansions? This is the caseelk so we now construct, and

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«Sea Jet»-experimental vessel (AESD)

«Sea Jet» — Experimental vessel (AESD) bylo postroeno shipyard Dakota Creek Industries in Anacortes, Washington. Ship (AESD) was baptized August 24, 2005. The ceremony was accomplished at the Center for acoustic research in the Bayview. Chief of Naval research Rear Admiral Jay M. Cohen spoke at the christening. Sponsor vessel Kathleen Harper, wife of Thurman Harper, vice president of engineering for the company’s Rolls-Royce, the tradition broke a bottle of champagne on fortshteven. Ships of named «Sea Jet». Elaboration and follow-on research project funded by the Office of Naval research (ONR). Essentially, this is reduced (1:4) model class destroyers «Zumbalt»

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Belarusian club Konskie Market …

"Free Belarus" in 1928 under the heading "Chronicle" writes about the courses and Belarusica "Belarusian Cottage": "The courses are held a day or that. During the last days to enroll in courses of about 200 people. Administration courses has vyastsi personal statistics courses and wishes to open, not counting the evening, and ranichnyya courses … Belarusian club Konskie Market expands its decorum. Soon cinematography revealed specifically for kids. organized drama troupe of actors, which will soon hourand has put constant performances. Troupes F.Zhdanovich controls, known Belarusian artist. ""Proletarians of Vitebsk" in 1938 published a decree SNK and the CPSU (b)

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The unique textbook for students of Buryatia

The unique training package with maps of the living world, protected areas and the mysteries of Lake Baikal, including the online version is presented in Ulan-Ude, teachers and the public, according to RIA Novosti, the representative of the Government of the Republic.

The Ministry of Education and Science of Buryatia recommended set as a training course for primary and secondary school age, this is the first tutorial of this kind, which has received a recommendation.

"Kit called" Baikal Box ", it is designed as a guide for junior and middle classes, teachers and parents.

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