“Tsar-bomb” as the Soviet Union showed the world “Gruel”

© Nikolai Moshkov/TASS TASS-FILE. 55 years ago, October 30, 1961, the Soviet Union has tested on Novaya Zemlya (Arkhangelsk oblast) the world’s most powerful fusion device – pilot aviation hydrogen bomb capacity of about 58 megatons of TNT (“a product 602”; unofficial title: “the Tsar bomb”, “gruel”). Thermonuclear charge was dropped from a converted strategic bomber Tu-95 and undermined at the height of 3.7 m above the ground. Nuclear and thermonuclear weapons The basis of nuclear (atomic) weapons is put an uncontrolled chain reaction of fission of heavy nuclei.

The defense Ministry denied speculation of plans to call “Admiral Kuznetsov” in Spanish port

The Russian heavy aircraft-carrying cruiser “Admiral Kuznetsov” © Marina Lystseva/TASS MOSCOW, October 26. /TASS/. The Russian defense Ministry denied speculation in foreign media about the alleged planned approach for refuelling in the Spanish port of Ceuta heavy aircraft-carrying cruiser “Admiral Kuznetsov”. “Any requests from the defence Ministry to address the Spanish authorities about the arrival of a heavy aviabearing cruiser “Admiral Kuznetsov” for the refueling in the port of Ceuta was not sent”, – said the official representative of the Ministry of defense of Russia major-General Igor Konashenkov.

The first recruits arrived in parts of the Western military district

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In the sky of Syria seen Russian helicopter reconnaissance Ka-35

Ka-31 © wikipedia.org MOSCOW, October 27. /TASS/. New Russian helicopter radar picket (RLD) of Ka-35 (another designation – Ka-31СВ) first seen during the operation of the Armed forces against the terrorist groups in Syria. This is reported by sources in the network. The photographs published in his Twitter account, captured the helicopter with tail number “232 blue”, according to open sources, which is the second aircraft built under the program, the Ka-35. These machines are part of helicopter complex radar reconnaissance of ground targets 1К130.

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