Add to favorite
 
23 July




Dates in History
1911—The first Russian long route Saint-Petersburg Moscow plane competition begins.
Nine planes participate in the race, but only one of them Alexander Vasilievs Blerio XI reaches the finish line in Moscow. During this flight Alexander Vasiliev sets world record of 24-hour flight distance (667 for 15 hours of flying time), which becomes first world record of the Russian aviator.









Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Flowers Delivery

russia-ic.com

search on the map
TAGS:
Richard Marx  St. Petersburg  Rock Hills  book hotels in Russia  Russian Literature  Dog Dance World Cup  Patrick Demarchelier  Visa to Germany  Russian Finance Minister  Zenit  Russian tourism  Dzhokhar Tsarnaev  Most Beautiful Moscow Buildings  Architecture  Leo Tolstoy  Russian political parties  Russian history  Russian business  Mikhail Khodorkovsky  Vladimir Spivakov Invites  Voronezh   Alexey Skurlatov  Vagai island  Mobile Apps  Pussy Riot  Gennady Gudkov  Russian tourists  Maksatikha  Robots  LGBT in Russia  Russian Cinema  Russian festivals  Exhibitions in Moscow  Paleontology  Valery Gergiev  Olympics 2012  Archeology  poll  Rybnoe  Russian religion  Moscow  Myshkin  Vladimir Mashkov  Sverdlovsk region  Naked Heart Foundation  Chersonese  Lipetsk   Sheremetyevo  Defence Ministry  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites