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Monument to polar exploration

The monument to polar exploration, is the grave of Otto Kalvitsa (pilot) and Franz Leonhardt... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
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6 Nov 2018
“Monument to polar exploration”
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

The monument to polar exploration, is the grave of Otto Kalvitsa (pilot) and Franz Leonhardt (co-pilot). Kalvista was a famous Soviet pilot, who flew many missions of exploration in the polar regions of Siberia. He earned the nickname "wolf of the north" for his flights...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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