Transport, aviation and fighting vehicles by Andrew Pantele

Swiss Mirage IIIS from 1965

The Dassault Mirage III is a family of single-seat, single-engine, fighter aircraft developed and manufactured by French aircraft company Dassault Aviation. It was the first Western European combat aircraft to exceed Mach 2 in horizontal flight.

In 1961, Switzerland purchased a single Mirage IIIC from France for use as a development aircraft to support the …

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Zurich and its sights

Zurich (German: Zürich; Swiss. Züri) is the largest city in Switzerland in the country north-east, the capital of the German-speaking canton of Zurich, and the administrative center of the eponymous district. In regards to global cities, Zurich took second place in the world in quality of life in 2011, and it was recognized as the …

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Bern and its attractions

The country’s capital – Bern (Berne, Berna) lies in the central Switzerland western part and at the same time is the capital of the canton of the same name.

Bern is a tiny city despite its capital status (only 130 thousand inhabitants, together with its suburbs – about 300 thousand, so it is one of the …

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Aare Gorge

Aare Gorge is located in Switzerland, in the Bernese Alps, in the Hasli Valley, which stretches from the Grimsel Pass to Lake Brientz. The gorge is located between Innertkirchen and Meiringen towns. This area rocks consist of very hard limestone formed in the Cretaceous period, 130 – 160 million years ago. Melted glacial water honed …

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Reichenbach cascade waterfall

Reichenbach cascade waterfall is the Alpine landmark, made history by Arthur Conan Doyle and his legendary hero – Sherlock Holmes. It is in this place of the Bernese Oberland that the talented detective and evil professor Moriarty break off in the “Holmes’s Last Affair” work. The story goes that Conan Doyle was so impressed with …

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All Andorra news / Business and Economy

Spanish assets in Andorran financial institutions under management are about 4 billion euros: 5 times less, than in Switzerland, says Santiago Menendes

Spanish assets in Andorran financial institutions under management are about 4 billion euros, what is about 5 times less, than in Switzerland. It was declared by the director of the State agency on tax administration (L’Agència Estatal de l’Administració Tributària) Santiago Menendes. According to him, a half of the Spanish assets in Andorra, that is …

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