Armies and machines of the world by Joan Mañé

Combat aviation: Ka-50 “Black Shark” (NATO classification: Hokum A, Werewolf). A single-seat Russian attack helicopter with the distinctive coaxial rotor system. Watercolor by Joan Mañé

Combat aviation: Ka-50 “Black Shark” (NATO classification: Hokum A, Werewolf). A single-seat Russian attack helicopter with the distinctive coaxial rotor system of the Kamov design bureau. First flight – 1982. Watercolor by Joan Mañé

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Combat aviation of the World War II: Lioré-et-Olivier LeO 45. A French medium bomber. Ink pen drawing and pencil colors by Joan Mañé

Combat aviation: Lioré-et-Olivier LeO 45. A French medium bomber that was used during and after the Second World War. It had been originally designed and developed for the newly formed Armée de l’air as a modern medium bomber capable of performing independent strategic operations, unlike the majority of previous French bombers. Ink pen drawing and …

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Combat aviation of the world: Su-15 (NATO classification: Flagon). A twinjet supersonic interceptor aircraft developed by the Soviet Union. Watercolor by Joan Mañé

Combat aviation of the world: Su-15 (NATO classification: Flagon). A Soviet twinjet supersonic interceptor aircraft. Launched in 1965 and remained one of the front-line designs into the 1990s. Watercolor by Joan Mañé

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The Archive of Andorra la Vella (Arxiu Comunal) received several volumes of a book about the history of Andorra, written by David Guzac Dalmau, an Andorran journalist and writer

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The Archive of Andorra la Vella (Arxiu Comunal) received several volumes of a book about the history of Andorra, written by David Guzac Dalmau, an Andorran journalist and writer. David, the son of Andorran farmers, devoted his life for history research of Andorra. He also took part in archaeological excavations on the territory …

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Abandoned places of the world: The Torre Blanca fortifications of Castellciutat in La Seu D’Urgell

Abandoned places of the world: The Torre Blanca fortifications of Castellciutat in La Seu D’Urgell

The Torre Blanca, or White Tower, was one of the advanced fortifications for the Castle of Castellciutat. This fortification protected the defensive complex from the southern flank.

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Combat aviation of the world: Yak-28 (NATO codification: Brewer). Soviet multi-purpose supersonic military jet. Watercolor by Joan Mañé

Combat aviation of the world: Yak-28 (“product 28”, NATO codification: Brewer – “Pivovar”). Soviet multi-purpose supersonic military jet. Swept wing, turbojet-powered combat aircraft was produced initially as a tactical bomber. It was also manufactured in reconnaissance, electronic warfare, interceptor, and trainer versions. Watercolor by Joan Mañé

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The Center for Historical and Political Studies of Andorra will give a lecture on the supposed date of consecration of the Cathedral of Santa Maria d’Urgell on 16th November

The Center for Historical and Political Studies of Andorra will give a lecture on the supposed date of consecration of the Cathedral of Santa Maria d’Urgell on 16th November. The date of the consecration of the cathedral is still one of the historical mysteries.

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