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It’s a Boat, It’s a Plane, No, It’s an Abandoned Russian Sea Monster
It’s a Boat, It’s a Plane, No, It’s an Abandoned Russian Sea Monster

17 Sep 2022, 14:48 UTC / Back in the infamous Cold War, the Soviet Union were going at it with the U.S. in the Arms Race. That gave birth to war machines like the Caspian Sea Monster

 
This American Navy Jet Never Got to Tangle With a Soviet MiG
This American Navy Jet Never Got to Tangle With a Soviet MiG

16 Jul 2022, 05:17 UTC / From an outsider's perspective, it may appear like an inevitable epic battle of titans between the MiG Fresco and the Grumman Cougar was due.

 
F7U Cutlass: Named Like a Muscle Car, Dangerous to Match
F7U Cutlass: Named Like a Muscle Car, Dangerous to Match

19 Feb 2022, 07:58 UTC / The story of this stunning-looking single-seat, twin-engined, carrier-based fighter jet dates back to the end of the Second World War.

 
This Boneheaded British Gift to the Soviet Air Force Haunted NATO for Decades
This Boneheaded British Gift to the Soviet Air Force Haunted NATO for Decades

18 Nov 2021, 00:00 UTC / In a "goodwill" gesture, UK's Parliament leaders offered the fellow victorious Russians blueprints for the Nene designed jet-engine

 
Eccentric Car Collector Wanted for $13 Million Converted Cold War Bunker
Eccentric Car Collector Wanted for $13 Million Converted Cold War Bunker

12 Oct 2020, 14:00 UTC / Redesigned by London architect Dan Smith, Seafield House in northwest London is a 6-bedroom luxury residence for anyone looking to escape the world

 
Russian Ground Effect Vehicles
Russian Ground Effect Vehicles

4 Aug 2018, 06:16 UTC / Starting with the 1960s, the Russian military has been researching a series of ground effect vehicles. The idea of an ekranoplan has been revived this year.

 
Meet the Soviet Supersonic Aircraft TU-144, the Result of the Cold War’s Competition
Meet the Soviet Supersonic Aircraft TU-144, the Result of the Cold War’s Competition

6 Jun 2014, 12:39 UTC / While the French and British were working together to create the Concorde, the Soviets had their own version of the supersonic aircraft, called Tu-144. In total, the Russian made sixteen aircra...