Transport, aviation and fighting vehicles by Andrew Pantele

Laffly V 15 T

The Laffly V15T was a French light 4WD artillery tractor used during World War II. It was used to tow the 25 mm SA anti-tank gun. A personnel carrier and reconnaissance vehicle based on the same chassis was designated as V15R. The Laffly company itself only manufactured the first batch of 100 V15s, the rest …

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Transport, aviation and fighting vehicles by Andrew Pantele

Hanomag Sd.Kfz. 251

The Sd.Kfz. 251 (Sonderkraftfahrzeug 251) half-track was a World War II German armored fighting vehicle designed by the Hanomag company, based on its earlier, unarmored Sd.Kfz. 11 vehicle. The Sd.Kfz. 251 was designed to transport the Panzergrenadier (German mechanized infantry) into battle. The displayed Sd.Kfz. 251 was to carry engineering equipment. 

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Modern science and engineering with Ivan Stepanyan

Our activity has made the earth grow beyond its own borders, said the Deputy Director of Pic du Midi, Nicolas Bourgeois, a doctorate in geography specialised in star gazing and amateur astronomer

Opened to the general public in 2000, Pic du Midi was categorised in 2003 as a natural park due to the beauty of its landscape. On 19 December 2013, it was labelled as an International Dark Sky Reserve – the first in France. The Deputy Director of Pic du Midi, Nicolas Bourgeois, a doctor in …

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