Rtischev District, Russia
This image of the Rtischev District of the Saratov Region in Russia was acquired by the UK-DMC-2 satellite on 11 October 2012.
Rtischev District is located in north-western part of the Saratov Region bordering with the Penza Region, within the Hoper river basin, which can be seen in the upper left part of the image.
The town of Rtischevo is in the centre of the image - the administrative centre of the Rtischev District, a large South-Eastern Railway junction.
Several kilometres north-west of Rtischevo there is the Rtischevo military airdrome.
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