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Discover Petrozavodsk in Russia!

Petrozavodsk in the region of Kareliya with it's 265,025 habitants is a town located in Russia - some 433 mi (or 697 km) North of Moscow, the country's capital.

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Local time in Petrozavodsk is now 10:19 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Moscow" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Zaozër'ye, Vymorskaya, Uzhesel'ga, Shlykin-Navolok, Plaksino or Tomitsy. When in this area, you might want to check out Solomennoye, Petrozavodsk and Gromovskoye as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Winter Petrozavodsk

04:06 min ( January 13, 2011 by karatpes)
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01:29 min ( December 11, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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02:38 min ( November 18, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW)
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Sergio Lula Circus @ Lounge Bar (Petroza...

03:18 min ( September 10, 2012 by Kirill Clone)
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Lula Circus & Munt Rerry (Tekstil) @ Lounge Bar Filmed by Ekaterina Polyakova

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Interesting facts about this location

Petrozavodsk Airport

Petrozavodsk Airport is a joint civil-military airport in Russia located 12 kilometres northwest of Petrozavodsk in Besovets, Shuya Rural Settlement. It services small airliners. It is a minor airfield with 12 parking stands and a small amount of tarmac space. The airfield has seen military use as an interceptor base. During the 1960s or 1970s Sukhoi Su-15 aircraft were based at Besovets.

More reading: Petrozavodsk Airport homepage
Located at 61.78, 34.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Airports built in the Soviet Union, Airports in the Republic of Karelia, Russian Air Force bases, Soviet Air Defence Force bases, Soviet Air Force bases

RusAir Flight 9605

RusAir Flight 9605 (also RusLine Flight 243) was a passenger flight which crashed near Petrozavodsk Airport, Petrozavodsk, Russia, on 20 June 2011. 47 of the 52 onboard died. The aircraft involved, a Tupolev Tu-134A-3, was operating a RusAir scheduled domestic flight (as a RusLine service) from Domodedovo International Airport, Moscow, to Petrozavodsk. It crashed on approach in bad weather, coming down on A133 highway about 1,200 m short of the runway, shortly after 23:40 local time.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 61.78, 34.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:2011 in Russia, 2011 in aviation, Accidents and incidents involving the Tupolev Tu-134, Aviation accidents and incidents in 2011, Aviation accidents and incidents in Russia, Petrozavodsk


Besovets is a rural locality in Prionezhsky District of the Republic of Karelia, Russia. Municipally, it is a part of Shuyskoye Rural Settlement of Prionezhsky Municipal District. On June 20, 2011, RusAir Flight 9605 crashed near Besovets while on approach to Petrozavodsk Airport, killing forty-five and injuring seven people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 61.78, 34.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Rural localities in the Republic of Karelia