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Anonymous
8 years ago
Wow. how do they scramble all those jets ina hurry when they are completely covered in snow and the taxiway is too??
Anonymous
8 years ago
Another reason for Mother Russia to increase their defense budget. At least get a few snow plows to get started.
Anonymous
8 years ago
Who need camouflage with this environment?
Anonymous
8 years ago
They don't scramble, haha LOL. Great photo!
Anonymous
8 years ago
Incredible sight, gotta be hard to operate in there.
Anonymous
8 years ago
Great photo and even greater place!
Anonymous
8 years ago
Good spy photo! Fx. :)
Anonymous
8 years ago
This picture shows how rugged is the mig-29 and russian aircraft design in generally.
Anonymous
8 years ago
Plowing costs money. I think they should spend some cash on new hangars.
Anonymous
8 years ago
They would probably remove the sonw with after burners?...;)
Anonymous
8 years ago
Scramble Alert 1! :D Love this one!
Anonymous
8 years ago
How do they do it,incredible shot of a snowbound enviroment, Peter Holme ex RAF
Anonymous
8 years ago
Incredible shot. Shows the unforgiving environment the Russian Airforce operates in and the bravery of the men who operate out of such airfelds. 5 stars!
Anonymous
8 years ago
They don't need shovels. These are MiGs/SUs. They are all-weather and this means they can operate at any weather conditions. Hardly imagine Raptor taking off from such a site...
Anonymous
8 years ago
Absolutely awesome shot!
Anonymous
7 years ago
Nice pic, but it hardly looks like they're gonna operate - seeing as they're taxying towards each other...
Anonymous
7 years ago
Rare picture - seldom you see 17 Mig-29 in one picture. The two Fulcrums on the taxiway in top/middle of the picture are probably parked there - no tow trucks, no blast markings in the snow.
Regards from Denmark.
Anonymous
6 years ago
What a great capture. It's got a real Cold War feel to it. Just one question though, why would you leave such expensive hardware exposed to the harsh elements? Are the hangers full already?
Anonymous
5 years ago
LOL, It looks like the living quarters are under snow. I would hate to live there!
Anonymous
4 years ago
I dont think anyone wants to try and see if they scramle!
Anonymous
4 years ago
In Soviet Russia, Comrade in front of you clears the taxiway!

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