Russian blogger offers a peek at an abandoned rocket factory

Lana Sator didn't just wander into an abandoned Russian rocket factory; she also took pictures. 


Lauren Rae Orsini

Internet Culture

Published Jan 2, 2012   Updated Jun 2, 2021, 11:14 pm CDT

The bad news: it seems that anyone can wander into an unguarded and abandoned  rocket factory in Khimki, Russia. The good news: the latest trespasser was a blogger who apparently just  wanted to take some photos.

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Russian LiveJournal user Lana Sator found Energomash still in good condition. Reddit’s /r/geek subreddit picked up her photo gallery and weighed in on her adventure.

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*First Published: Jan 2, 2012, 2:08 pm CST