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Discover Petrozavodsk in Russia

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

Interactive map of Petrozavodsk

Local time in Petrozavodsk is now 01:37 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Moscow " with a UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Zaozër'ye, Vymorskaya, Uzhesel'ga, Shlykin-Navolok, and Plaksino. When in this area, you might want to check out Zaozër'ye . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Petrozavodsk ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Marzocchi super monster

1:47 min by Павел Некрепкин
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MERVENT - Ev Sistr (ireland)

3:36 min by vitalllina
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MERVENT - Ev Sistr ..

Бревет Гирвасский 200 км. Brevet Girvassky 200 km.

4:48 min by OlegatorNXT
Views: 12445 Rating: 4.20

15 мая 2010 года состоялся бревет (прим. 1.) «Гирвасский» на дистанцию 200 км. Участвовал первый раз в такого рода мероприятии, получил массу ценного опыта, яркие впечатления и просто отлично провел в ..

Русские витязи. Петрозаводск / Russian Knights (aero team). Petrozavodsk.

4:07 min by OlegatorNXT
Views: 7227 Rating: 4.79

«Русские витязи» — авиационная группа высшего пилотажа ВВС РФ на показательном выступлении в г. Петрозаводск, Карелия на день города. 28.06.2007. "Russian Knights" - a group of aviation aerobatics air ..

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Interesting facts about this location

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 61.87 34.15 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km 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

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.

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Located at 61.88 34.16 (Lat./Long.); Less than 15 km 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


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.

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Located at 61.91 34.16 (Lat./Long.); Less than 17 km away
Tags: Rural localities in the Republic of Karelia


Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Petrozavodsk