Russian Space Agency experts spoke about the future of GLONASS

Russia — a country that has its own full-featured navigation system that, in today's world is an important competitive advantage and factor in ensuring national security. What future for the domestic GLONASS system, representatives of Roscosmos told in an interview to the newspaper "Moskovsky Komsomolets".

Over recent years, the GLONASS system is constantly developed and improved: positioning accuracy has increased by 10 times the orbital group was brought to full strength, were brought into orbit a new generation of satellites. Increased demand for satellite navigation services, especially in the area of control and management of vehicles. GLONASS technology also is

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The world’s first stealth warships: corvettes project Visby (Sweden)

In recent decades one of the most fascinating destinations in the development of military technology are called stealth technology. A set of measures aimed at reducing visibility to radar technology allows tangibly improve the combat effectiveness of the aircraft or ship. With all of this in the case of the use of stealth aircraft technology often leads to the «wrong» aerodynamic face of the aircraft. Warships, in turn, is not so demanding architecture topside. Because in recent years a huge number of projects warships, which in one way or another used measures to reduce visibility to radar. While some countries

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EKObusy of JSC Trolza with a hybrid power plant based on natural gas and electricity


EKObus from CJSC "Trolza" — An environmentally friendly bus with hybrid power plant that runs on natural gas and electricity. It can be used in cities with trolley movement, but on the routes that ran along the streets where it is impossible to lay trolleybus lines (made possible unification "EKObusa" with trolley). "EKObus" indispensable and in the cities, where the width of city streets can not organize a trolleybus routes, and buses and taxis heavily pollute the environment and are a source of congestion. "EKObus" — an excellent replacement for the bus. Because at the heart of

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For effective impact. Development of Chinese MBT Type 99A2 is nearing completion

China for 5 years is developing modifications tank type 99A2 based on main battle tank Type 99, reports website Currently, work is being terminating the testing stage. Military experts believe that the tank can be resettled 140-mm smoothbore gun, able to penetrate the frontal armor of modern tanks. Gun capable of firing projectiles of various types, including armor-piercing discarding sabot projectile feathered (BOPS) with a uranium core, anti-tank missiles and laser-guided, imported from Russia. But this gun technology are still not very mature, and therefore as the main armament can stay current 125-mm gun or its extended version. It

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The evolution of quality

Consumers say that the daily comprehensive work on the quality of LADA gained momentum — today's "Priory" or "Kalina" is much better quality analog previous model years. The belief that our cars are bought solely because it was cheaper to have lost relevance.

"Luxury" equipment of the same Priory at a cost of close to foreign cars, but if you look at the sales statistics for the first 9 months of this year, it is clear that this car is picked nearly 90,000 people. Is a foreign brand can boast of such a market share of a

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Shugurovschina on Pugachev

In early April the TV news already showed hordes of tractors with plows. Graduate medical school and by coincidence Russian presidential adviser on agriculture, a former minister Skrinnik report: "This year, to such a number have already planted spring crops on a certain number of hectares more than in the past." And now again talking about the drought in the south, heard cries that the plans for crops under threat.

It seems that all agrochinovnikov, managers, directors, and farmers need to send a force to study and practice in the Penza region, in a wonderful farm "Pugachev". Maybe it will

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The Su-25 has an all-weather

Modernization of aircraft, the third in its history, based on the analysis of armed clashes in Chechnya and Georgia. So in Chechnya, the main loss of the Su-25 aircraft were due to the inability to fly in the mountains, and the complexity of management in a rapidly menyayusheysya weather. In Georgia, the losses were caused by the lack of technical equipment of the aircraft, the lack of electronic warfare countermeasures, and the old system of arms control.

The new element base allows you to place an improved navigation and sighting system on such a small plane as the

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U.S. Navy strengthen naval defense

U.S. Navy ship’s defense system will improve on the last frontier «Phalanx». Contract to modernize the «Phalanx» Mk15 CIWS (Close-In Weapon System) cost 136,240,000 dollars received system developer company «Raytheon» (g.Tukson, Arizona). Defense system on the last turn CIWS is designed to defeat low-flying or high-altitude high-speed maneuvering anti-ship missiles (ASM), to overcome the other echelons of defense ship. CIWS system is an integral component of defense in depth and compound ship self-defense system of the ship. Issued a contract has a number of options, in which case the total implementation of the contract price will be 231 million dollars.

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School of Buryatia started to get buses with safety belts

The new buses are equipped with a navigation system GLONASS and seat belts, began to come into the school as part of the modernization of the republican system of education, told RIA Novosti on Friday a representative of the government.

"A total of more than 46 million rubles purchased two dvadtsatidvuhmestnyh pyatnadtsatimestnyh and 28 buses equipped with GLONASS system, seat belts and speed limiter, which is installed on all vehicles by organized transport of children," — he said.

The winner of the first of the 30 cars Peugeot Boxer became a boarding school Verhneilinskogo Zaigraevsky

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Higher education: the cost grows, the quality falls

Does the current Belarusian education system rather knowledge and professional perspective? What is the difference Belarusian and Lithuanian principles of higher education? These and other questions are answered by the analyst Matskevich and teacher Euro Humanities Institute in Lithuania Denis Melyantsou.Tsigankov"In some departments at BSU training price exceeded two thousand dollars per semester. At the same time decreasing fraction of budget places in municipal universities. How can we evaluate this process? Are those the knowledge that gives Belarusian high school, the money that for her paid? "Now the level of higher education declined, and its price rises

Mackiewicz"The real price

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