The Vostok 3KA-2 capsule, the test spacecraft launched into space just three weeks before Yuri Gagarin’s historic first space flight will go on sale at Sotheby’s in New York next month.
Monthly Archive: February 2011
Aeroflot passengers are demanding 4,000 roubles compensation for every hour they were delayed at Sheremetyevo during last year’s freak ice storm.
Russia’s European Nations Cup campaign suffered a major blow this weekend when they were beaten 21:19 at home by Portugal. The result leaves Russia in third place in the table, a full five points behind Georgia, who crushed a normally pretty good Spanish team 60:0.
Russia is the second largest online market in Europe, and the seventh largest in the world, according to a set of slides produced by Russian search engine Yandex.
Despite their long history of conflict and rivalry, Russia and the USA have never fought in a war on opposing sides. They’ve come close though.
There are actually many jobs in Russia for English speakers, if you know where to look…
Russia, Georgia and Portugal all opened their 2010-2012 European Nations Cup campaign with wins this weekend.