Крейсер Аврора спущен на воду
On May 24, 1900 the well-known cruiser "Aurora" floated. It is called in honor of a sailing frigate "Aurora" which has become famous at defense of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky in the years of the Crimean war. During the Russian-Japanese war it participated in the campaign of the Second Pacific squadron which has ended with Tsusimsky battle. The cruiser took part also in World War I. The single shot from "Aurora" was a signal to storm of the Winter Palace. The "Aurora" is object of cultural heritage of the Russian Federation.