"The Night Witches were Russian lady bombers who bombed German lines in WW2. Their ancient planes used to conk out halfway through their missions, so they had to climb out on the wings mid-flight to restart the props. The planes were also so noisy that to stop Germans from hearing them coming, they’d climb up to a certain height, coast down to german positions, drop their bombs, and restart their engines in midair. Their leader flew over 200 missions and was never captured."

Nightwitches - Female Russian bombers who bombed Germany during They had old, noisy planes the engines used to conk out halfway through their missions, so they had to climb out on the wings mid-flight to restart the props.

Night Witches: Night Witches were russian lady bombers in WW2. They had the oldest, noisiest, crappiest planes in the entire world. The planes were so noisy that to stop Germans from hearing them coming and starting up their anti aircraft guns, the Witches climbed to a certain height to coast down to German positions, drop their bombs, restart their engines in midair, and get back to base.

Night Witches: The Female Fighter Pilots of World War II

Night Witches: The Female Fighter Pilots of World War II Members of the Night Bomber Regiment decorated their planes with flowers . and dropped tons of bombs.

Old Russian Ladies Learn English With Britney Spears [VIDEO]

Old Russian Ladies Learn English With Britney Spears

Born in Moscow, Konstantin Razumov / Константин Разумов studied at the Ilya Glazunov Russian Academy of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture, where his historical paintings achieved great acclaim.  Razumov is a brilliant impressionist painter and has painted all kinds of subjects, from figures to landscapes, young ballerinas, children and charming russian ladies in gardens and meadows.

Konstantin Razumov /Константин Разумов, 1974

Born in Moscow, Konstantin Razumov / Константин Разумов studied at the Ilya Glazunov Russian Academy of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture, where his historical paintings achieved great acclaim. Razumov is a brilliant impressionist painter and has pain

White pelisse with grey fur. Francois-Joseph Kinsoen (1770-1839), Portrait of a Russian Lady

Francois-Joseph Kinsoen Portrait of a Russian Lady Ooh her pelisse!

Art Nouveau ring antique Russian floral ladies ring made in St Petersburg between 1904 and 1908

An Elegant Art Nouveau Floral Ring This antique Russian ladies ring was made in St Petersburg between 1904 and The ring is crafted in rose gold and s

Russian ladies in traditional costumes and bright shawls are dancing at one of the folk festivals.

Russian Babushkas in traditional costumes and bright shawls are dancing at one of the folk festivals.

Vintage Gzhel Porcelain Cheese Cutting Board Trivet Russian Lady with Cat

RARE Vintage Gzhel Porcelain Cheese Cutting Board Russian Lady with Cat Trivet Wall Plaque Handpainted USSR Blue White Porcelain Soviet

Vintage Gzhel Porcelain Cheese Cutting Board Trivet Russian Lady with Cat

So many wonderful quiet book pages! These Russian ladies make such detailed and professional books!!!

So many wonderful quiet book pages! These Russian ladies make such detailed and professional books!

The fog comes on little cat feet.
It sits looking over harbor and city
on silent haunches and then moves on.   Carl Sandburg

The fog comes on little cat feet. It sits looking over harbor and city on silent haunches and then moves on. Carl Sandburg I love kitty feet

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