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The legendary crew of ANT-25: Georgy Baydukov, Valery Chkalov, Aleksandr Belyakov

18 June

On June 18, 1937, a Soviet-built monoplane ANT-25, carrying legendary Soviet pilot Valery Chkalov, co-pilot Georgy Baidukov and navigator Aleksandr Belyakov, started the first ever non-stop transpolar flight to the United States.…

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Peter Carl Faberge

Peter Carl Faberge was a world famous master jeweler and head of the ‘House of Faberge’ in Imperial Russia in the waning days of the Russian Empire.

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