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# 109: Blind Diving on a wreck of war

# 109: Blind Diving on a wreck of war

Nico September 7, 2020 0

Idea # 109 – Blind Diving in the Channel, on Harpagas wreck The dives in the English Channel are pretty epic or heroic : in the summer, if the weather is bearable (water at 16

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# 285: Flying on a L39 Albatros

# 285: Flying on a L39 Albatros

Nico September 5, 2020 0

Idea # 285 – Flying on a L39 Albatros fighter L-39 Albatros is a fighter airplane for military training, built by the Czechoslovak firm Aero Vodochody, which succeeded the Aero L-29 Delfin as standard

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#521 : Visiting the Moldovan Republic of Dniestr called Transnistria

#521 : Visiting the Moldovan Republic of Dniestr called Transnistria

Nico August 25, 2020 0

Idea #521 – Visiting the Moldovan Republic of Dniestr called Transnistria Transnistria, of full name Moldavian Republic of the Dniester – MRD – is a territory occupied by Russian troops and de facto not

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# 207: Riding with the cavalry of the Republican Guard

# 207: Riding with the cavalry of the Republican Guard

Nico August 20, 2020 0

Idea # 207 – Visit the cavalry barracks of the Republican Guard in Paris The Republican Guard is an entity of the gendarmerie that carries out tasks honor and security the benefit of the

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#517 : Looking at a show of a french Tigre helicoptere

#517 : Looking at a show of a french Tigre helicoptere

Nico August 9, 2020 0

Idea #517 – Looking at a show of a french Tigre helicoptere The first French-German discussions about the armed “Tigre” helicoptere took place in 1975. In 1984, the German and French governments defined their

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#479 : Driving an amphibian  armoured vehicle of the soviet army

#479 : Driving an amphibian armoured vehicle of the soviet army

Nico August 8, 2020 0

Idea #479 – Driving an amphibian  armoured vehicle of the soviet army The GSP-55 (Гусеничный самоходный паром) is a Soviet amphibian vehicle with aquatic functions, allowing to transport military heavy vehicles. The GSP-55 was introduced from 1959

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# 95: Entering in a mirador of the Egyptian police

# 95: Entering in a mirador of the Egyptian police

Nico July 22, 2020 0

Idea # 95 – Playing with Egyptian police A very bad idea! Egyptian police is a police with which you  should not play too much. Ubiquitous, you come across a security post every 10

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# 238: Observing evidence of the Kosovo’s war

# 238: Observing evidence of the Kosovo’s war

Nico July 11, 2020 0

Idea # 238 – Evidence of war in Kosovo In 1997, the Kosovo Liberation Army known under its initials UÇK (in Albanian Ushtria Çlirimtare e Kosovës and in Serbian Oslobodilacka Vojska Kosova) took advantage

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# 210: Shooting with AK-47 with Igor in Slovakia

# 210: Shooting with AK-47 with Igor in Slovakia

Nico June 29, 2020 0

Idea # 210: Shooting with Kalashnikov in Lozorno (SK) For several decades, Bratislava is known as a moving plate of sales and arms dealings, allowing retailers of the Balkans to sell their weapons towards Europe

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#313 : Coming aboard the nuclear submarin S611

#313 : Coming aboard the nuclear submarin S611

Nico June 13, 2020 0

Idea #313 – visiting the submarine Redoutable S611 in Cherbourg The Redoutable, the nuclear-powered missile ballistic launcher submarine ( SNLE), is the first one of this type built in France, in the 60s. The

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#51 – Watching the ceremony of “passation du drapeau” at  l’Ecole polytechnique

#51 – Watching the ceremony of “passation du drapeau” at l’Ecole polytechnique

Nico June 10, 2020 0

Idea #51 – Watching the ceremony of “passation du drapeau” at  l’Ecole polytechnique The Ecole polytechnique’s traditions were born during the militarization of the School by Napoleon Ier, in 1804. These various traditions structure

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# 98: Landing on a beach in DUKW

# 98: Landing on a beach in DUKW

Nico June 9, 2020 0

Idea # 98 – A crossing on a motorized barge Normandy landing The DUKW is an amphibious vehicle, designed in 1941, by the American Army. He soon took nickname duck . It was used

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#455 : Driving a russian T-55 tank

#455 : Driving a russian T-55 tank

Nico May 25, 2020 0

Idea #455 – Driving a russian tank T-55 The tank T-55 is an armored army vehicle, designed by Soviet Union and produced until year 1960. The tank appears in 1947, derived of T-44, the

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#421 : Following the heroes of the Revolucion Sandinista !

#421 : Following the heroes of the Revolucion Sandinista !

Nico May 3, 2020 0

Idea #421 – Visiting the Revolution Museum of Leon in Nicaragua The contemporary history of Nicaragua is marked by prolonged periods of dictatorship and military interventions of the United States, defending economic interests, aiming

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#518 – Looking at a demo flight of French Rafale

#518 – Looking at a demo flight of French Rafale

Nico April 16, 2020 0

Idea #518 – Looking at a demo flight of French Rafale At the end of 1970s, the French army express a need for a new versatile fight aircraft, intended to be developped with West

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