16.08.2011 – 21.08.2011
The first three days the Air Salon will be visited only by official delegations and business people. It will be open for mass attendance from 19 to 21 August. The exhibition will feature the examples of aircrafts of both Russian and foreign production: passenger airliners, aerobatic planes, the world's best fighters and supersonic bombers, military transport planes and helicopters of all kinds. The exhibits will include such aircrafts as Tu-160, Tu-95MS bombers, A-50, IL-76 MD90, Su-27SM, Su-30M2 and Su-34 Su-35 Su-25SM, MiG-29SMT, MiG-31BM, Yak-130 and helicopters Ansat, Mi-8AMTSh, Mi-26, Mi-28 Ka-52.
The visitors of MAKS-2011 will be able to see the reconstruction of the World War II Soviet field airdrome with planes of the Battle of Moscow period. There'll be reconstructed planes I-15 bis, I-153 "Chaika", I-16 and MiG-3 first Soviet fighters. It is assumed that these aircrafts can be seen not only on the ground. There will be single missions, and if allowed, the group aerobatic flights.
What makes MAKS different from the leading aviation forums of the world is its colorful flight program. The guests of the show will see performances of the best Russian and foreign aerobatic teams. Among the stars are "Russian Knights", "Strizhi", "Russian Falcons" and "Rus". Russian test pilots will perform on Russian modern fighters and civil airplanes. The highlight of the MAKS-2011 will be a sensational flight of PAK FA - promising Russian fifth generation fighter.
Curious to try the space food? During the show you can visit the exhibition of more than 150 products that astronauts eat nowadays. On August 20 everyone is welcome to participate in the space food tasting, which represent approximately 40 different products.
No doubt that MAKS-2011 is a must-see event this August. Why not come to Zhukovsky during your Moscow tours? Expect to spend the full day; your Moscow tour guide can accompany you to the show.
Moscow Current Events
Moscow in miniature
Would you like to see the central part of the largest city model that will enter the Guinness Book of World Records? You have an excellent chance to do it till the end of 2015 in All-Russia Exhibition Centre VDNKh. We belive that an architecture model of Moscow (Moscow in miniature) performed at a scale of 1:400 is really worth seeing.
Russian Impressionism Museum
Art-buffs are welcome to visit the Russian Impressionism Museum, which opened its doors in Moscow on the 28th of May. The exhibition hall is located on the grounds of the former “Bolshevik” confectionery factory grounds.
Robostation in VDNH
If you are interested in everything connected with robots you should certainly attend one of the most curious interactive museum called Robostation, situated in All-Russia Exhibition Centre VDNH. Here visitors of all ages have a great chance to get acquainted with modern robots, take part in different activities, enjoy technopark, chemistry show and show of dancing robots.
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13.10.2018 — 14.10.2018
Moscow is behind us 1941. The military-historical festival
Did you know that Borodino Field was not only the location of the Battle of Borodino during Napoleoinic Wars but also the place of a severe clash between the Soviet and German forces in 1941? Join the festival of military reconstruction where the events of the WW II will come to life.
21.09.2018 — 25.09.2018
Moscow International Festival «Сircle of Light» 2018
Moscow International Festival "Circle of Light" is an annual event where light designers and experts in the field of audiovisual art from all over the world transform the architectural appearance of the Russian capital. For a few autumn days, Moscow will once again become a center of colorful large-scale video projections, fantastic multimedia shows with light, fire, lasers and fireworks. The entrance to all the festival venues is free.
24.08.2018 — 02.09.2018
Spasskaya Tower festival 2018
International Military Music Festival "Spasskaya Tower" is an annual tremendous show in the heart of Russia - on Red Square. A breathtaking musical and theatrical performance combines different musical styles, parade defile of military orchestras, dance and show performances, unique light and pyrotechnic shows
10.08.2018 — 22.08.2018
Times and Epochs 2018
The annual festival "Times and Epochs" will be held in the capital from 10 to 22 August. Its main sites will be located on Tverskaya Square, Nikitsky, Passion and Tver Boulevards, in Kamergersky Lane and on Profsoyuznaya Street.
20.07.2018 — 05.08.2018
Inspiration Interrnational arts festival
From July 20 to August 5, 2018 VDNKh for the fourth time will host Inspiration Interrnational arts festival. Each year its program is dedicated to one genre or one important topic of art from recognized classics to amazing experiments. This year the theme of the festival is theater.
19.05.2018 — 20.05.2018
Mousem Night 2018
On the night from Saturday to Sunday 19 and 20 May the museums of Moscow will be open from six in the evening until midnight, and in some museums guests will be allowed to stay until the morning.