Удалов К. Г., Рысь Марек
Бартини и его проекты. Том 4. Боевые экранопланы.
- Москва. 2021 г., 176 с.
Hi! I had the opportunity to read Konstantin Udalovs latest book of his publication series about Bartinis work and designs (this is Vol. 4). This time he covers the...
According to one of the coments in the reddit thread below, it is planned for her to shorty become a museum ship in Arkhangelsk. Anyone have any more details on this?
I am currently researching the history of automatic cannon and their ammunition and would appreciate some help with an obscure German naval AA gun: the 3,7 cm Flak SK C/36. I have put down my thoughts on this almost unknown project as follows:
The evidence in favour of its existence is as...
Came across a couple of documents that mentioned this abortive late 1980s/early 1990s plan for the future of the Soviet (civil) space program out to the year 2005. Included preparatory work & supporting projects, such as Mars '94 and a sample return mission in 1998, for the Mars Expedition...
My 3D models of two comparable 1980s SSTO projects:
This one is meant to represent the "Government baseline" vehicle that was the end result of the $5.5-million COPPER CANYON study program run in 1984-1985, and input for NASP Phase 2. It was scaled up somewhat from the initial "du Pont...
Seeing as there seems to be some confusion about these designs and we don't seem to have a topic -
In 1992, Fatadin Mukhamedov registered two patents for aircraft designs, a high capacity airliner and a manouverable trainer/light fighter aircraft.
In 1993, he was involved with Eurasia, one...
Model of deployment concept of A-90 Orlyonok atop Antonov An-225 Mriya for rapid response search and rescue to disasters at sea or the arctic.
i found this on German Wikipedia
in October 1965 experiments start for a nuclear power An-22
Build aircraft 01-06 was used for radiation shield test
Build aircraft 01-07 had the Reactor on board
in September 1972 01-07 began 23 test flights near Semipalatinsk
under codename "Stork"...
Designed in 1971 as the successor to the T-64 by Kharkov, however resistance from the army, the retirement of Morozov and the replacement of Andrei Gretchko as Minister of Defence by Dimitry Ustinov (who favoured the gas turbine powered T-80) ended this project. Kharkov continued to...
The "hovertank" is a staple of science fiction novels and board games, yet in the real world fans and skirts never seem to have supplanted wheels or tracks. Does anyone have any projects or prototypes to share on proposed land-based hovercraft?
Can anyone recommend a good English source for information concerning Valentin Glusko's Lunar Expeditionary Complex beyond the Russian Space Web site and Astronautix, either books or websites? Does anyone have concept art they would be willing to share? I have been on the Buran web site.
the Yak-60 was a big helicopter project and it a tandem rotor,it would have
used two Mi-6 rotors,each driven by a pairs of 6,500shp D-25VF engines,
its rotor diameter 35m,length 46m and weight 42 tonnes.