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in kosovo they were removing roadblocks arrested by locals back in july to stop kosovo setting up a customs post. coming up all about flight in this week's sky high in moscow out stay with us. montero. historic. dynamic. to. cope.
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oh. well i welcome to the moscow out so on this week's episode of exploring the subject of flight taking a look at the history of aviation in russia to the latest simulator is across designs and airport terminals so joey loss and honor is as we journey from the soviet skies to modern day developments starting off here at the political museum in moscow. the museum has several exhibits showcasing the simpson flight models of the palace engine mechanics you can see how the aviation industry developed in the largest country in the world.
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the history of civil and line is in the soviet union can be traced all the way back to the russian revolution in one nine hundred seventeen when the new bullshit governments saw rick as one of the main ways to modernize the country. then you communist leaders believed and travel would be the most efficient way to transport both people and supplies across the vast country in one thousand nine hundred eighty three the first soviet ally got a lot was created several other smaller companies were formed and nine years later the name and a flight was officially adopted for the entire service civil athlete era flaws went on to become the largest airline in the world with to pull off and illusion and craft making up the majority of its massive fleet as the aviation industry flourished around the world the u.s.s.r. was no exception. back to the museum along with the space race and technology as a whole day you can see how the soviet era through secrecy success and failure was
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a melting pot for ideas innovation and development. moving to our next location and it's time to look at modern day akaash training the simulators here are used for a variety of reasons the design and development of aircraft and for research into a cough movement and stability people also come here to share entertainment if you have a dream to flying a plane well this is as close to the real thing as you will ever get. with the level of your interest here we have a cockpit of a seven thirty seven energy legion aeration which is open for everyone eager to experience being apply it is a full scale cockpit and provides the same conditions as a real pilot deals with you can choose any just a nation around the world and try to control the plane in any weather conditions we welcome children as our guests do they just love this why experience of your home. on the walls you can see various photographs taken from cockpits cloud formations
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difficult landing strips and breathtaking skylines images of chic cabin crew and well groomed pilots add to the atmosphere but family actual is the opposite a terrifying horrific ordeal. so with that in mind the center runs training programs people wanting to overcome the fear of flying not something that i need and i'm not late it's my time to try my hand being a copilot gate eighty two ready for boarding after several preflight checks the engines are advanced to ninety percent the hydraulic movements mimic the plane racing down the runway and we take to the hack just like a real flight and density turbulence clouds disposition every bump a movement can be found. in today is take a short flight from moscow is doing to the airport fly around and then return to the same landing strip. easier said than done fortunately i have expert help at
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hand. just make sure you don't make any dramatic maneuvers you'll soon hear the produce disapproval in your headset. travelling three hours south of the capital by tom and we will ride to our next destination here a small flight club specializes in aerobatics the practice of making out of the reef line maneuvers the training recreation it's in the spirit aerobatics all towards military fighter pilots to develop flying skills and for tactical keeps in combat today i've been invited to take to the skies will be a roller coaster at ten thousand feet good job i haven't eaten. now the first flying club as it's known in this has been here for two years previously the f.a.a. has used back in the u.s.s.r. for aircraft but by pesticide other planes the guys use here are they yak eighteen to the fifty two and the fifty four which you see here i want to experience for
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roughly lost between twenty and thirty minutes or more cost between four thousand and seven thousand rubles that's roughly around one hundred thirty two hundred dollars not bad and am i nervous. yes. the use of less planes were originally introduced to train arafat pilots they've recently gained popularity as a sports plane both inside and outside the former u.s.s.r. anyone can come here to experience what zero g. feels like to barrel turns and the loops aeronautical experience isn't necessary you just need a little courage and trust the pilots know what had to ring and once in a lifetime experience that has been enjoyed by man russians and foreigners. a lot of people. was on this airplane it's like you know there are fighter jets you can
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hear the powerful engine so it's very good a bright yellow propeller plane he witnessed this in the sky and after meeting my pilot into the aircraft i go and on my honest to goodness knows what i have got myself into i have a feeling this is not the faint pulse is. one thing that is apparent straight away is the noise from the monster of an engine if i take the headset off i can hardly hear my self speak. moring down the runway because we feel every single bump and crack in the surface of a stomach churning roller coaster in the sky as we banked to an incredible sixty degrees the views from above are impressive it feels very different to a typical commercial flight though that's for sure all aerobatic maneuvers demand training and practice to avoid accidents likely today my pilot mike seems is the main instructor and trainer at the center. g.
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forces are being seriously pushed here with a high pitch and a sub nose dive it's time to experience brief weightlessness zero g. . they said drill in field experience in mission. everything nice to human body can cope with everything but it's a positive nine g. i've not even reached of that yet. good to know how was the experience. time for landing and the easy easy a little wind to the left and we have contact with the ground again and although shaky i live to tell the tale. thrill seekers eat your heart out that's what experience i will never forget. moving on and we've arrived at our final location should a metaphor and court almost thirty kilometers to the northwest of moscow let's look
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at modern commercial flight and the airports new terminals once the world's largest airline arafat today is at the forefront of development training and technical support in the aviation industry in russia. in the maintenance hangar here you can see examples of first class engineering and here it's certainly out to be the old and in with the new the rest of the airline industry has undergone a major revolution over the past twenty years some of the major players such as era flight s seven or trans there are graded their fleets to the likes of airbus or boeing on major international routes taken from a i know from personal experience and maturity of the aircraft used up top notch run spanking new and often a great safe flying experience in two thousand and ten share much of the airport and the almost twenty million passengers the new terminal d. has one of number of awards for planning and design they can get one of the best passenger experiences in europe by the year twenty fifteen share a mess of
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a expects to increase traffic to thirty five million people and become the best hub in europe in terms of customer service with glittering arrival and departure cools this is a wonderful. example of change in russia a massive reconstruction of the terminals is still in the way resulting in state of the officer there even plans for a third runway. of course and ports are highly guarded locations and security is the priority but sometimes there is a chance to see what's behind the usually closed doors occasionally moscow sheremetyevo organizes the so-called plane spotting event. journalists and bloggers get access to their response plan thanks for taking pictures of aircraft in action . just a cross-posting ampoules is popular in many of the world's biggest airports opened their doors and access to runways both amateur and professional photographers face bosses very much enjoy the opportunity and then share their pictures with the whole
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world so everyone can have a closer look at the world of flying. expanding wishes aviation industry is paramount to the country's future. radical changes to aircraft fleet in terminals budget and lines infrastructure new technology and next time you pass through one of those cars and cause you to see those dramatic changes and regarding entertainment what you want to learn to fly a simulator that will speak to the skies and the yakovlev stunt plane there are dozens of places that will satisfy plane and adrenalin love as before ages in moscow one thing's for sure the sky is the limit. i just love them but of course me that's all the time we have on the things program on the subject of flights so you get the same time next week and so that for me and the rest of the crew from the second runway here i'd fare better bear but by now.
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great. place. to. journey. so different but the only one. moscow. it's a life long dream for many many. months brave real alone is not enough to steer the ship knowledge endure. and genuine love to the motherland history are required. people who revive the internet
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the death of ousted libyan leader moammar gadhafi has been cheered both by libyans and western leaders but questions are being asked about his execution at the hands of an angry mob and the broadcasting of the gruesome images of his body. agree centers a new age of austerity after lawmakers approved more taxes and cuts to stave off a debt default the measures were greeted by violent clashes between angry protesters and riot police. nato peacekeepers used tear gas and pepper spray against ethnic serbs at a disputed border in northern kosovo they were moving roadblocks erected by locals back in july to stop kosovo from setting up a customs post. supports up next with unit o'neill stay with us.
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thanks mike griffin have you with us here in central moscow for sports is this friday morning plenty ahead including battle for bronze beaten rugby world cup semifinalists australia and wales are set to meet in the third place play off a little later on friday. all about the green world number one luke donald makes a solid start in his quest to enter the golf history books in florida. more ahead but let's get going with football where it was a mixed night for the russian sides on europa league on thursday a night to remember though for lokomotiv moscow with a real women knocking up a win in their one hundredth european fixture doing. braced the home side eventually record a three one victory over greeks and steamy trysts c.l. must did find the net in between those second half such of strikes but asleep see
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the goal on one thousand minutes sealed the deal. with this returning to winning ways following two no home loss to underwrite the last time now it's his only defeat so far since taking over the team in july first under lock themselves stage perfect with it you know when a way to stream crowds. through green didn't quite the same fortune on the night that his own outfit going down to spurs by a solitary goal in london russian international public chain came making the most of a rare start for tottenham scoring a sublime free cake thirty three minutes in the resulting putting a hearty read upside top of group a irishman who shamrock rovers meanwhile put up a good show but eventually went on to pay our first win of the campaign for the greeks. the n.b.a. lockout talks between team owners and the players union seem to be going no we're thirds this session believed to have ended on a sour note the league second in command recognises the damage done with two weeks'
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worth of regular season games already having been scrapped. our discussions did break off earlier this evening i think from the n.b.a. standpoint and from our labor relations committee we felt we made several significant compromises proposed compromises in an attempt to get a deal done we understand the ramifications of where we are we were sad behalf of the game we recognize that we're disappointing millions of fans not just in the united states. doesn't sound to be that's well the biggest rugby match for four years gets underway in over two days' time you zealand versus france for the twenty eleven world cup title before that though it's truly an wales will to battle for the bronze medal eden park the wall base will be able to welcome back the thrilling kurtley beale today the fullback missed his side's twenty six thumping by the all blacks in the semifinals for the string pole wales who were sent off who at.
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warburton in fact was sent off against france they will enter the tie is slight favorites today which gets under way in iraq in two hours time. ok it is the main event on saturday which has rugby fans celebrating the front's taking on host new zealand for world cup glory the all blacks trained away from the cameras but libby who held an open session mark leave on looking to drastically boost his size defense after conceding stinging five tries to the home nation in their thirty seven seventeen per defeat however historically the french have known how to deal with the kiwis in the knockout stages they've dumped them or twice before but new zealand lifted the webb ellis trophy by beating france at the inaugural tournaments twenty four years ago the home side certainly aren't on the up. or the. good you know the exactly what
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we've done. so really. well. you know the tools rocks. and dr james will be doing that and i still want to. sign feelings that we have. and it's a great night of the. yeah the pressure was certainly on let's move the goal for luke donald among seven golf first time for the lead of the children's miracle network classic the world number one chasing dollar signs spotting webb simpson in the hope of becoming the first man in history to win the european on p.g.a. money titles in the same year dirk lumley james driscoll are going up wall you think green garri would land on scott stallings all sharing top spot up at disney resorts the spotlight shining brighter on donald though as he looks to become the ultimate money man of twenty eleven six birdies on the day for the thirty three year old including this on the twelfth webb simpson currently leads to all by over
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three hundred sixty thousand dollars in the money race the american is purged with the englishman for the first two runs intriguingly enough sets two shots by a big dash for cash at the p.g.a. season ender. cycling team. yet another spawn year to their ranks three time world champion also for to race for the russian fit for next season the thirty five rule is reportedly considering retirement after a twenty eleven but since ted swapped his previous dutch team rob a bank for. he joins walking. to the old fellow spawn for it is a sprint specialist came three ruled race world titles the last of which is two thousand and four he also won the points classification at the two thousand and eight tour de france. to do well at what could become his final world championships the london olympic getting its. motor sports now in case the store owner can
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finally take it easy rider purrs for his first race since reclaiming the moto g.p. crown last weekend the move to g.p. circus will have pictures up in malaysia this week for the season's penultimate ground prix but before getting down to business the riders and goals in a different type of speeding karting racer run the sepang circuit providing the means to get the field in the mood ahead of some serious racing but that still needs the practice the twenty six you'll see with his second world title in front of his home crowd lost something. you know it's a big weight of pressure off and you know we knew in those last races if we made any mistakes that jorge was going to take a big bunch of points office and you know the chairmanship is wide open so you know for us to consider you know a couple rounds to go it's always nice and you know we can go on and just enjoy these races. finally the russian artistic gymnastics team have been honored on their return to moscow but the country's sports chiefs are raising concerns about
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the judging at the recent world championships in tokyo russia finished third behind china in the united states culture it takes up the story. only thirty three thousands of a point separated russia's viktoria comal from the narrow kind of world champion jordan weaver the tears were flowing out of despair after the judges awarded her just enough to win a silver medal in the women's all around final the three time junior olympic champion calma already had his senior world championship medal at this event in an even bohr's and she achieved that feat despite not being in top shape after an injury is expected to be one hundred percent at the olympics in two thousand and twelve weeks or a coma will present a real threat for the rest of the competition. we still have a lot of work to do on our basic skills and flawless execution but we did really well overall and all of us are ready for the men's team captain anton gold suits golf was quite happy with his partner's performance after all four out of seven
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gymnasts were experiencing a major senior event for the first time he won an individual silver medal in the vault while russia only managed a fourth place in the team event however on dawn feels that the guys were robbed of a bronze world championship medal which. we did great and i think our performance deserved a bronze medal but the judge's decision was unfair or it will be different to the olympics where the judges will not be able to take away points from our so blatantly russia's national team coach on duty or do you want to call believes the issue is not with any one particular judge it's rather a systemic problem a solution to which is way overdue it's not a mistake because there are opinions in this case but that is then should been you know it's still different. and then so i have to and visible difference of course will work better but i'm sure. the games will be brought
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within like. in the forceful did them subjected refereeing is nothing new with artistic gymnastics far from the only sport where certain decisions seem controversial the issue is now under a close watch by russia's sports authorities and the country's sports minister it's out in what's called promise to discuss it with the head of the international gymnastics federation viewers the world i'm certain that the i.o.c. should pay close attention to such things and we have to speak with all the nations that sponsor major sports and make sure that objective refereeing is in place for everyone involved this is global problem and not just in gymnastics while it looks like once again we will be looking forward to not just the political achievement of the upcoming olympics in london but unfortunately also all the drama that will surround the judging into the less objective events at the games room on calls for an artsy moscow but interesting stuff fallout is all the sport for our weather is
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news of cut off he's definitely slaughtered around the world but questions being raised about his execution at the hands of an angry mob and the broadcasting of gruesome images of his body. dagger of thousands of greek spill onto the streets for more violent clashes with police as lawmakers agreed to deeper cuts in an attempt to stave off a debt default. nato peacekeepers resort to tear gas and pepper spray against ethnic serbs to remove barricades at the disputed border in northern kosovo. and president dmitry medvedev is calling on the e.u. to take strictly business.


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