Ne Tron Menja (Не тронь меня) – a mystery to be solved

This strange AA platform used by the Soviets during WWII is, as far as I know, still a small mystery in naval history. In this article from Warships International #2, 1986, by Rene Greger a detailed description of what is known is given, but the proposed answer is, with any evidence, wrong. The Ansaldo UP41 … Continue reading Ne Tron Menja (Не тронь меня) – a mystery to be solved

Soviet Battleships, part 2

These article by Rolf Eriksson is from Warship International, 1974 #2

Kosmonavt Jurij Gagarin (Project 1909) 1/200 model

This model is preserved at Museum of Cosmonautics and Rocket Technology, Saint Petersburg. Full info on this ship here.