Divers of the Northern fleet (NF) was found and brought to the surface 72 years had lain at the bottom of the lake in Murmansk oblast, the American fighter P-39 Airacobra, supplied to the USSR under lend-lease during the great Patriotic war. About it reports TASS with reference to the press service of Sunflora (SF).
"Operation to survey the seabed in the Northern part of Sukosari, which is located near the main base of the Northern fleet — Severomorsk, began on June 29, it was involved in military divers management of search and rescue works of SF, as well as special diving equipment and a boat with a locator of the side review and a remotely operated underwater vehicle", — said the press service.
For secure attachment of straps on the body of a fighter had to seek the assistance of the Museum staff, Northern fleet air force, which told in detail about the power of design "Airacobra" and gave recommendations on how to implement lifting the plane so he wouldn't fall apart.
The fighter was immersed in the bottom mud at a depth of 45 meters. In addition to a large depth, the divers ' work was complicated by poor visibility. Lifting machines used pontoon and truck crane. Then the plane was delivered to the Museum of the air force SF in the village of Safonovo for the solution of the question of the restoration works.
In Norilsk (Krasnoyarsk Krai), on the initiative of the traffic police, was consecrated accident-prone intersection of Soviet street and Lenin street in the Central district of the city. The ceremony was performed together by the priest of the Trinity Church father Sergiy and the chief of Department of traffic police of city Department of internal Affairs Alexander Yanovich.
The expedition of the Arctic floating University (APU) have reached the northernmost point during its existence. According to him, access to these latitudes became possible due to climate change. For all time of existence of the project since 2012, this is an absolute record.
In the Krasnoyarsk region, in the framework of the project for the replenishment of water resources in the Yenisei river was released in 316 thousand fry of Siberian sturgeon. To carry out this environmental actions "Norilsk Nickel" has spent 30 million rubles. According to the representative of the company is one of the points of the large-scale environmental programs.
One of the spectators ran onto the court during the semifinal match of tennis tournament in the Swedish Bastage between Spaniards Fernando Verdasco and David Ferrer and shouted a Nazi slogan. The meeting was suspended in the second set. Offender brought to court security officers.
In some districts of St. Petersburg passed a hailstorm. For published users photo and video captures covering of hailstones, "drifts" with the wading passers-by. "A hailstorm in the Central district. The streets are strewn with hailstones the size of large cherries" — said in one of the groups.
The Kremlin is "very negative" to assess the bill on sanctions against Russia and Iran, which is considered in the U.S. Congress. On Saturday, July 22, said press Secretary of Russian President Dmitry Peskov. "Extremely negative", — he said in answer to the question, how do you evaluate this bill in the Kremlin.