Photo: Central naval Museum
The developers of World of Warships has launched a website-the Museum of the cruiser “Aurora”. About it reported in a press release received by “the Ribbon.ru”.
The project was created to the Day of the Navy and with the support of the Ministry of defense of Russia. On the website tells the full story of a warship from the time of its Foundation. However, it was reconstructed 3D model of the “Aurora” and users are able to examine in detail the ship.
The company will launch four interactive Museum of the legendary Vaughn ships: they will be dedicated to the cruiser “Varyag”, “Kirov” and “Red Crimea” and the destroyer “Rumbling”.
“World of Warships treats the history of military ships to Russia, and we take a responsible approach to the creation of site museums. We believe that such activity is very important from the socio-political and educational point of view,” notes Malik Gataev, CEO Lesta Studio.
Armored cruiser of I rank “Aurora” was created at the turn of XIX–XX centuries. After joining is integrated in 1903, the cruiser participated in the battle of Tsushima in may 1905. He also took part in the battles of the First world war and the great Patriotic war. Since 1948, in the Parking lot at the Petrogradskaya embankment of the Bolshaya Nevka river, source. The cruiser repeatedly moved for repairs, last time he returned to the Parking lot July 16, 2016.
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