Source Pravda.Ru

US delegation to observe 100th anniversary of birth of aviator Valery Chkalov

A delegation from the US plans to take part in events in Nizhny Novgorod Region devoted to the 100th anniversary of the birth date of Russian aviator Valery Chkalov. The delegation includes twelve members. Chkalov is credited with being the first pilot to successfully fly a non-stop Trans-Pacific route.

The Nizhny Novgorod Region administration press service told Rosbalt that the delegation would be in Nizhny Novgorod on February 4. They plan to visit major sights in Nizhny Novgorod including the Chkalov memorial and meet with the region's governor Gennady Khodyrev. On February 5, the guests shall visit Gorodets and Chkalovsk. The delegation will also visit the Chkalov museum in Chkalovsk, tour the Gipyur factory and meet with Chkalovsk district head Sergei Lunkov.

Comments
German experts name Russia's most dangerous weapon
Interview with Andre Vltchek for Farhikhtegan newspaper in Iran
Russian army receives giant modernised nuclear mortars
Russia's new torpedo carrying 100-megaton nuclear warhead nullifies USA's Prompt Global Strike
A Europe without roots now also demolishes churches
US diplomat makes fool of himself in the Netherlands
US diplomat makes fool of himself in the Netherlands
US diplomat makes fool of himself in the Netherlands
Three scenarios of new super sanctions against Russia published
Three scenarios of new super sanctions against Russia published
Three scenarios of new super sanctions against Russia published
Putin's power shakes US Congress
Brigitte Bardot accuses Hollywood actresses of hypocrisy
Russia starts shipping S-400 air defence systems to China
Russia starts shipping S-400 air defence systems to China
A Europe without roots now also demolishes churches
A Europe without roots now also demolishes churches
Russia refuses to leave WTO despite EU's billion-euro lawsuit
Sheep disrupt the work of US missile defences in Romania
The Unrecognized Tragedy of Serbian Krajina
Ukraine refuses to terminate diplomatic relations with Russia