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China successfully tested its first multifunctional unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) consisting entirely of composite materials. As Xinhua Agency reported on Sunday with reference to the Chinese Aircraft Corporation (AVIC), the first flight of Yi long I-D device took place on Sunday at one of the airfields in the Western part of the country. ...
The Far Eastern federal district occupies more than a third of Russia's territory – about 6.2 million square km. It is the largest of all federal districts of the country, but only 4% of the country's population lives here. The population density of the Far Eastern federal district is only 1 person per 1 square km ... ...

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According to Rosstat, the average cost of a fixed set of consumer goods and services for inter-regional comparison of the population's purchasing capacity in Russia amounted to 15 222.1 rubles as of the end of September 2018. Over the year (from September 2017) its cost increased by 3.5%. At the same time, its cost fell by 0.2% on August 2017... ...

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Oil and gas pipelines under construction

According to data for 2018, the total investment in infrastructure facilities construction (excluding road infrastructure) amounted to 5 595.94 billion rubles, of which the construction of oil and gas pipelines accounted for 14% or 775.32 billion rubles.
The map shows the largest current projects on the construction of oil and gas pipelines (from 0.5 billion rubles), implemented in different regions of Russia as of January 1, 2019 ... 


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Drone technology

China successfully tested its first multifunctional unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) consisting entirely of composite materials. As Xinhua Agency reported on Sunday with reference to the Chinese Aircraft Corporation (AVIC), the first flight of Yi long I-D device took place on Sunday at one of the airfields in the Western part of the country. ...

Satellite navigation

«GLONASS-M» No. 744 satellite will be withdrawn for maintenance for a week. According to the GLONASS system control center, «GLONASS-M» No. 744 satellite (3d working point) will be withdrawn for scheduled maintenance from January 16, 2019 00:30  ... ...

Space

Roscosmos adopted a draft project on the development of a new «Resurs-PM» Earth remote sensing satellite (ERS). Previously, RCC «Progress» won the Roscosmos tender for execution of works on the «Resurs-PM» project totaling over 16 billion rubles. ...

Transport

The «machine – any object» (C-V2X) cellular technology will soon be integrated into vehicles. This will enable drivers to know what is in front of them before they meet it. Ford promised to integrate C-V2X technology into all new models of its vehicles in the United States beginning 2022. ...

Cartography

In December 2018 with the financial support of the All-Russian public organization «Russian Geographical Society» (NGO «RGO») the collective work of employees of the Institute of Earth Sciences of the Belgorod State National Research University (BelSU) under the name «Geographical atlas of the Belgorod region: nature, society, economy» was published.    ...

Forestry and agriculture

The «Forestry» information system is being implemented in the region. It will provide interaction in the uniform information environment of forest areas and citizens owning forest plots. ...

Legislation

Today the State Duma adopted the first reading of amendments to the law on operational-search activity, which will allow the use of geolocation data in the search for missing children. Law enforcement agencies will be able to access the geolocation data of the phone or tablet of the child quickly ... ...

Automotive industry

In 2018 new bus sales in the Russian market increased by 10.5% and amounted to 13.04 thousand units. Share of the market leader - Pavlovo Bus Plant – was 57.6% in 2018. However, sales of new PAZ buses decreased by 0.1% to 7.51 thousand units. ...

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Infografics

 

Average wages and cost of primary housing in Russian regions

In June 2018 the nominal average wage in Russia amounted to 41.0 thousand rubles that is lower than the average cost of one square meter of primary housing.

The highest wages were recorded in Moscow, Chukotka, Yamalo-Nenets and Nenets Autonomous Regions ...