Sokol airbase

Sokol aviation plant, the owner of the airbase, is one of Russian air-forces strongholds. It was founded 80 years ago, since that time the factory built over 43000 planes of different types: from propeller-powered I-5 and I-16 to supersonic MiG-25, MiG-29, MiG-31.

Museum of the plant is a place of great interest. It disposes really unique exhibits from Russian and Soviet history of aircraft building.

Modern aerodrome equipment and highly qualified staff of Sokol airbase make it possible to perform regularly jet fighters flights according to the highest safety regulations.

Sokol airbase test-pilots are real professionals with many thousands of flight hours on various types of planes.

News about flights on MiG-29:

Vegitel Company successfully arranged two Edge of Space flights for a couple from Switzerland.

Despite the fact that occupation of a pilot is considered to be for men only we try to disprove this prejudice.

The ladies keep pace with the men!

On February 23 we celebrate Defender’s Day in Russia.

What can be a better gift for a real motherland defender than thrilling aerobatics aboard supersonic MiG-29 jet fighter?

That was a present our hero got from his beloved!

This year Saint Valentine’s Day at Sokol airbase in Nizhny Novgorod will be remembered for a very long time.

Dmitry, the hero of our story decided to make an unforgettable present to his sweetheart Evgeniya – an Edge of Space flight onboard MiG-29 jet fighter.

Upcoming space adventures:
  july 28th, 2017  

Soyuz MS-05 launch

Amazing tour to Baikonur cosmodrome with watching of the Soyuz MS-05 rocket lift-off!


Zero gravity flight

Perform a zero gravity flight onboard the IL-76 MDK flying laboratory.

  any day  

Cosmonaut training center

Visit famous Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center (Star City).