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Vzletnyy Destination Guide

Delve into Vzletnyy in Russia!

Vzletnyy in the region of Saratov is a city in Russia - some 464 mi (or 746 km) South-East of Moscow, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Vzletnyy in Russia

Current time in Vzletnyy is now 05:21 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Volgograd" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Zavet Il'icha, Volgograd, Ul'yanovsk, Shumeyka, Saratov or Malaya Topolevka. While being here, make sure to check out Pridorozhnyy and Vzletnyy as well. We also found some pictures.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

21°C / 69 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 80%
Air Pressure 1021.1 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 56% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 26th of May 2017
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 20°C (67 °F)
Night: 15°C (58 °F)
Saturday, 27th of May 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 20°C (67 °F)
Night: 16°C (61 °F)
Sunday, 28th of May 2017
Moderate rain, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 10°C (50 °F)
Night: 9°C (48 °F)

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Interesting facts about this location

Engels-2

Engels Air Force Base (also given as Engels-2 or Engel's) is a strategic air base in Russia located 14 kilometres east of Saratov. Engels is a major bomber operations base, and is Russia's sole operating location for the Tupolev Tu-160 strategic bombers. The base contains a 3,500 metres runway and about 10 large revetments. It is named after the Communist philosopher, Friedrich Engels.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 51.45, 46.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Saratov Oblast, Russian Air Force bases, Soviet Air Defence Force bases, Soviet Long Range Aviation bases

Lebedovo

Lebedovo (also Dolinniye) was an air base in Russia located 18 km southeast of Privolzsky. It appeared on Department of Defense aeronautical charts dating from the 1960s and 1970s. It was probably a local diversion site for Engels bombers. It is now a dairy farm and the runways have been scrapped.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 51.45, 46.32 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Soviet Air Force bases, Soviet Long Range Aviation

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