The intricate work to keep these beautiful aircraft in the air is highlighted in this rare shot of Hurricane LF363 (Mk IIc) stripped back to show her airframe, support struts and internal mechanics.
Hopefully it won't be long before this Rolls Royce engine is fired up once more and she graces the skies of the UK helping to keep the memory of the few alive.
Moscow / Russia - March 10, 2009 - Georgy Konstantinovich Zhukov was a Soviet career officer in the Red Army during World War II. He is the most decorated general officer in the history of the Soviet Union and Russia.
When I travelled by rail from Moscow to Saint Petersburg in April, 1992 I was glad to see the Soviet State Railway Emblem still on the train. The dissolution of the Soviet Union had taken place in December 1991 and Russia was now briefly a member of the Commonwealth of Independent States, or CIS. The State Emblem of the Soviet Union (some call it a coat...