Chernushka


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Chernushka

 

a city and administrative center of Chernushka Raion, Perm’ Oblast, RSFSR. Chernushka is a railroad station on the Kazan-Sverdlovsk line. Petroleum is extracted nearby. Industry is represented by a metalworks, a meat-packing plant, and a creamery. The city has a people’s amateur theater and a museum of local lore.

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1961: Russian dog Chernushka (Blackie) made one orbit on board Sputnik 9 along side a cosmonaut dummy that Soviet officials had nicknamed Ivan Ivanovich, mice and a guinea pig.
Most actively oil production is carried out in the districts of Usolye, Solikamsk, Chastye, Chernushka and Bardym.