Kalashnikov Unveils The Electric CV-1 Concept, AK-47s Not Included

August 29, 2018

Russia’s Kalashnikov is best known for making the legendary AK-47, but the company has just unveiled the CV-1 concept at the Army 2018 International Military Technical Forum in Kubinka. Looking decidedly retro, the CV-1 concept is an electric vehicle which is based on the IZH-21252 Kombi that was built between 1973 and 1997. Despite the old school styling, the car has a handful of subtle styling touches which indicate this…


Russia appears to be building up its military bases near a weak point in the NATO alliance

July 13, 2018

AP Russia has been working to develop its military fores and capabilities in recent years. Over the past several months, Moscow appears to have built and fortified more facilities in Kaliningrad, its Baltic Sea exclave. The work has taken place in the run-up to President Donald Trump’s summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. In the months leading up to the summit between Russian President Vladimir Putin and President Donald Trump…


Watching Them Climb The World’s Tallest Crane Will Make You Want To Hurl

June 24, 2018

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); First, a disclaimer: This article is not going to be suitable for anyone with a fear of heights. Seriously. If you’re afraid of heights, turn back now. But if not, it’s SO worth it. Alright, now that we have that out of way, let’s dive in. If you had to wager where the world’s tallest crane is currently located, where would you guess? If you picked…