Ekranoplans Showcase, Part 2

Mother Russia: still in love with the "Wing-in-Ground" effect
When we prepared Part 1 of Ekranoplan Showcase, we could not fit all the great material on one page, so consider this as an addendum to the fascinating subject of Soviet ekranoplans - a beast born during the Cold War and still employed today by the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia.
Here is a fantastic picture of how this technology may have looked in a heavily armed edition:

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