The city became famous for its resistance during the Battle of Stalingrad against the German Army in World War II. It is often regarded as the largest and bloodiest battle in the history of warfare.
Although the city may have originated in 1555, documented evidence of Tsaritsyn located at the confluence of the Tsaritsa and Volga Rivers dates only from 1589. The fortress Sary Su (a local Tatar language name meaning: yellow water/river), was established to defend the unstable southern border of the country. It was located slightly above the mouth of the Tsaritsa River on the right bank. It soon became the nucleus of a trading settlement.
Large Martian craters (greater than 60km in diameter) are named after famous scientists and science fiction authors; smaller ones (less than 60km in diameter) get their names from towns on Earth. Craters cannot be named for living people, and small crater names are not intended to be commemorative - that is, a small crater isn't actually named after a specific town on Earth, but rather its name comes at random from a pool of terrestrial place names, with some exceptions made for craters near landing sites. Latitude and longitude are given as planetographic coordinates with west longitude.
Within the framework of the district stage of the Games-2021 competition SuvorovAttack, held at the training ground of the Southern Military District (SMD) Prudboy in the Volgograd region, motorized rifle platoons completed the execution of fire tasks with overcoming the route with natural and artificial obstacles.
Lukoil has announced the opening of a high-viscosity index oils production complex at the Volgograd refinery in Russia... The company also continues construction of the second stage of the solar power plant (SPP) with installed capacity of 20 MW at the Volgograd refinery ... "Lukoil is a strategic partner of the Volgograd region.
According to the investigation, two citizens, in the absence of appropriate registration in the order established, organized the production and processing of fuel oil, as well as diesel fuel on the territory of an industrial base, located in the Krasnoarmeysky District of the city of Volgograd.
) LUKOIL COMMISSIONS NEW PRODUCTION COMPLEX AT THE VOLGOGRAD REFINERY ... The company also continues construction of the second stage of the solar power plant (SPP) with installed capacity of 20 MW at the Volgograd refinery ... I have been to the Volgograd refinery a number of times and each time I see changes, I see something new.