ROMBAC 1-11 presentation in 1982

ROMBAC 1-11 presentation in 1982

The first Rombac One-Eleven, (YR-BRA cn 401) a series 561RC was rolled out at Romaero Baneasa factory on 27 August 1982, and flew for the first time on 18 September 1982. Production continued until 1989 at a much slower pace than foreseen in the contract: nine aircraft were delivered, with the 10th and 11th aircraft on the production line abandoned when they were 85% and 70% complete. The first aircraft was delivered to TAROM on 29 December 1982. The Romanian carrier took delivery of all but two of the aircraft produced, with the remaining two going to Romavia,...
Fascinating Color Photographs of Romania in the 1930s

Fascinating Color Photographs of Romania...

The 1930s was the decade of crisis for Romanian democracy. The world depression exacerbated existing economic problems and sharpened social tensions and thus gave impetus to those forces hostile to the prevailing parliamentary system. The crisis enhanced the appeal of anti-Semitism among certain elements of society, who used it to rally support for their particular brand of nationalism. Foremost among organizations that made anti-Semitism the ideological core of their new Romania was the Iron Guard, which reached the height of its popularity in the mid 1930s. Via:...
The Romanian F16

The Romanian F16

  In October 2013, a deal was agreed upon whereby Romania would buy 12 F-16 fighters from Portugal. Below are few pictures of the first airplanses to be delivered to Romanian Air Forces  this year. The pictures were taken by Alberto Jorge Pinheiro Guedes and Guilherme Mauricio Soares    Via...
American F-22 visiting Romania for the first time

American F-22 visiting Romania for the f...

On Monday, two military aircraft F-22 Raptor of the US Air Force, stationed for a few hours at Mihail Kogalniceanu military base. The two fighters have arrived in Romania are part of the exercise “Operation Atlantic Resolve” and the US military commitment is collective security with NATO and the countries of Eastern Europe.   Via: Cer...
Moldavia during soviet times

Moldavia during soviet times

Below pictures were taken in Soviet republic of Moldova , during the times when it was part of Soviet Union . Most probably the pictures were used as propaganda , during that times .       Via:...
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