A picture of Izhevsk was taken from the Earth's orbit. The photo was published by Roscosmos.
The photo was posted in honor of the awarding of the title of “City of Labor Valor” to Izhevsk on July 2.
Notice that a sketch of the stele is being prepared, which will be installed in honor of conferring an honorary title on the city.
During the Great Patriotic War, tens of thousands of cannons, anti-tank rifles and machine guns, millions of rifles and carbines, pistols and revolvers were produced in Izhevsk. In total, during the war years, town enterprises produced 11 million small arms, 7 thousand air cannons, 214 thousand Berezin and Maxim machine guns, 133 thousand anti-tank rifles of Degtyarev and Smirnov.