Aviatresses 15.01.2019As for Russian women who pioneered aviation, everything started in 1911. The skies virus used to penetrate their hearts through various paths. In some cases it came along with love. A general’s daughter. A duchess by her husband’s right, who belonged to the Rurik dynasty. A professional actress. A genteel and well educated lady. A princess by birth. An Odessa native with millionaire uncle of Italian origin. And a lady of incomprehensible origin. In the early 20th century such girls and ladies were known as Aviatresses. Though they dubbed themselves as “air wanderesses”.
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Russian high schoolers bring Gold from Informatics tournament in Bulgaria
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Russian schoolkids brought 11 Golden medals brought from X International Autumn Tournament in Informatics in Shumen city, Bulgaria, TASS reports. There were more than 200 people, including highs choolers from Bulgaria, Russia, Azerbaijan, Moldova, Romania, Serbia.
11 teams were representing our country. 6 teams in Junior and 5 in Senior section. In all, Russians received 29 medals including 11 golden and 8 silver ones.
The Minister of Education and Science Olga Vasilyeva have congratulated contestants, marking high quality of preparation for the tournament. According to her, Russian schools have always paid much attention to the Russian education system. Russian students have won 1/3 of all prizes. This victory confirms talent and mastery of their educators and team leaders, according to Ms. Vasilyeva.