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Discover Rossoshka in Russia

Rossoshka in the region of Volgograd is a town located in Russia - some 552 mi or ( 888 km ) South-East of Moscow , the country's capital .

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Local time in Rossoshka is now 03:29 AM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Volgograd " with a UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Zhernokleyevka, Volgograd, Tambov, Stavropol', and Saratov. When in this area, you might want to check out Zhernokleyevka . 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 Rossoshka ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Soviet 85 mm AA gun 52 k of WW 2

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Here in Stalingrad suburbs female AA gunners protected Stalingrad city.Most of them were killed. Now this is Gorodische town near Volgograd city. ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Pitomnik Airfield

The Pitomnik airfield was an airfield in Russia. During the Second World War, it was the primary of seven airfields used by the German Wehrmacht during the Battle of Stalingrad. Flights originating from Pitomnik generally had two main initial destinations outside the pocket, Tatsinskaya and Morozovskaya.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 48.74 44.25 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Airports in Volgograd Oblast, Battle of Stalingrad airfields, Volgograd

Volgograd International Airport

Volgograd International Airport (Russian: Международный Аэропорт Волгоград) is an airport in Russia located 15 km northwest of Volgograd. It comprises a civilian airport built on top of an older military runway (3300 m), now demolished. The terminal area parks 42 medium/large aircraft and 91 small aircraft. A military training unit was present at Gumrak as late as 1994, the 706 UAP (706th Aviation Training Regiment), using Aero L-39 aircraft. Volgograd Airport served as base for Air Volga.

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Located at 48.78 44.35 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Tags: Airports built in the Soviet Union, Airports in Volgograd Oblast, Battle of Stalingrad airfields, Russian Air Force bases, Soviet Air Force bases

Redan

Redan (a French word for "projection", "salient") is a term related to fortifications. It is a work in a V-shaped salient angle toward an expected attack. It can be made from earthworks or other material. The redan developed from the lunette, originally a half-moon-shaped outwork; with shorter flanks it became a redan. The Russians used redans on their left at the Battle of Borodino against Napoleon.

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Located at 49.01 44.20 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Fortification (architectural elements)