REGISTRATION PLATES OFRUSSIA (RUS)VIEW ONE PICTURE AT A TIME Twoline plates are denoted with a / at the line break 

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CURRENTLY ISSUED LICENSE PLATES
K 643 ET10 Normal series since 1993/94. 10 = Republic of Karelia. K 643 ET10 Closeup of the above. M 157 OP10 Normal series since 1993/94. 10 = Republic of Karelia. M 157 OP10 Closeup of the above. C 830 MY51 Normal series since 1993/94. 51 = Murmansk oblast. C 830 MY51 Closeup of the above. M 441 ET51 Normal series since 1993/94. 51 = Murmansk oblast. M 441 ET51 Closeup of the above. X 892 BB51 Normal series since 1993/94. 51 = Murmansk oblast. H 334 AA53 Normal series since 1993/94. 53 = Novgorod oblast. T 027 EK54 Normal series since 1993/94. 54 = Novosibirsk oblast. T 027 EK54 Closeup of the above. O 390 PK70 Normal series since 1993/94. 70 = Tomsk oblast. O 390 PK70 Closeup of the above. X 022 HP78 Normal series since 1993/94. 78 = SanktPeterburg city. There is no two line version of these plates. K 918 YB82 Normal series since 1993/94. 82 = Republic of Crimea, but Russian sources tell me K nnn YB82 was issued in SanktPeterburg city. K 918 YB82 Closeup of the above. E 871 CE86 Normal series since 1993/94. 86 = KhantyMansi Autonomous Okrug. A 443 OP98 Normal series since 1993/94. 98 = SanktPeterburg city (since 2004). B 396 MC98 Normal series since 1993/94. 98 = SanktPeterburg city (since 2004). Commercial vehicles usually have the registration repeated in large characters on the back of the vehicle. This coach had still not changed to yellow plates in 2007. X 159 TK98 Normal series since 1993/94. 98 = SanktPeterburg city (since 2004). Serial number 159 on an Alfa Romeo 159. X 159 TK98 Closeup of the above. P 001 AM77 Normal series since 1993/94. 77 = Moskva city. Interesting and repetitive letter combinations ususally available for a payment. P 001 AM77 Closeup of the above. O 011 OO77 Normal series since 1993/94. 77 = Moskva city. Interesting and repetitive letter combinations ususally available for a payment. O 582 OO77 Normal series since 1993/94. 77 = Moskva city. Interesting and repetitive letter combinations ususally available for a payment. O 582 OO77 Closeup of the above. M 301 AC177 Normal series since 1993/94. Since 2005 three digit district code in some districts. 177 = Moskva city (since 2005). M 301 AC177 Closeup of the above. B 372 AB150 Normal series since 1993/94. Since 2005 three digit district code in some districts. 150 = Moskva oblast (since 2006). B 341 HT177 Normal series since 1993/94. Since 2005 three digit district code in some districts. 177 = Moskva city (since 2005). B 341 HT177 Closeup of the above. B 958 AX178 Normal series since 1993/94. Since 2005 three digit district code in some districts. 178 = SanktPeterburg city (since 2010). B 958 AX178 Closeup of the above. E 677 AC178 Normal series since 1993/94. Since 2005 three digit district code in some districts. 178 = SanktPeterburg city (since 2010). E 677 AC178 Closeup of the above. E 920 BM750 Normal series since 1993/94. Since 2005 three digit district code in some districts. 750 = Moskva oblast (since 2013). E 920 BM750 Closeup of the above. C 263 AY777 Normal series since 1993/94. Since 2005 three digit district code in some districts. 777 = Moskva city (since 2013). C 263 AY777 Closeup of the above. E 095 BC777 Normal series since 1993/94. Since 2005 three digit district code in some districts. 777 = Moskva city (since 2013). E 095 BC777 Closeup of the above. O 004 OC777 Normal series since 1993/94. Since 2005 three digit district code in some districts. 777 = Moskva city (since 2013). Interesting and repetitive letter combinations ususally available for a payment. O 004 OC777 Closeup of the above. O 004 OC177 Normal series since 1993/94. Since 2005 three digit district code in some districts. 177 = Moskva city (since 2005). Interesting and repetitive letter combinations ususally available for a payment. O 004 OC177 Closeup of the above. AM 446739 Trailer series since 1993/94. 39 = Kaliningrad oblast. AM 446739 Closeup of the above. PA 723461 Trailer series since 1993/94. 61 = Rostov oblast. 014 CD 277 Diplomatic series since 1993/94. 014 = Norway. CD = Ambassador. 77 = Moskva city. 014 D 02051 Diplomatic series since 1993/94. 014 = Norway. D = Diplomatic personnel. 51 = Murmansk oblast. This appears to be the same car as 014 D 01978 photographed three years earlier. 014 D 02051 Closeup of the above. 014 D 01978 Diplomatic series since 1993/94. 014 = Norway. D = Diplomatic personnel. 78 = SanktPeterburg city. This appears to be the same car as 014 D 02051 photographed three years later. 032 D 15677 Diplomatic series since 1993/94. 032 = India. D = Diplomatic personnel. 77 = Moskva city. 124 D 07277 Diplomatic series since 1993/94. 124 = Republic of Korea. D = Diplomatic personnel. 77 = Moskva city. 083 T 00378 Diplomatic series since 1993/94. 083 = Hungary. T = Technical assistance personnel. 78 = SanktPeterburg city. 518 T 01577 Diplomatic series since 1993/94. 518 = International Science and Technology Center (ISTC). T = Technical assistance personnel. 77 = Moskva city. 7982/ЧБA USSR normal series 195981/82. ЧБ = Челябинская область = Chelyabinsk oblast. The car displayed a BY oval and had a Belarusian caravan 1980 KM. It is possible that an oblast in Belarus ran out of plates and was given some with the Chelyabinsk code. P 9800 MT USSR normal series 198093. MT = Moskva oblast. O 7681 MH USSR normal series 198093. MH = Moskva city. 5559 ΛOX USSR state owned vehicle series 198093. ΛO = Ленинградская область = Leningrad oblast. 5559 AOX Same plate as the above. A piece of dirt was attached to the plate to make it look like the Western letter 'A'. 1947/BCM USSR state owned vehicle series 198093. BCM = Leningrad oblast. 1213/BA USSR trailer series 198093. BA = Leningrad oblast. E 213 EP78 Normal series since 1993/94. 78 = SanktPeterburg city. Some early plates had no flag. 0248/AP50 Motorcycle series since 1993/94. 19932019 plate style. 50 = Moskva oblast. 0248/AP50 Closeup of the above. 0610/AB77 Motorcycle series since 1993/94. 19932019 plate style. 77 = Moskva city. 7966/AO77 Motorcycle series since 1993/94. 19932019 plate style. 77 = Moskva city. 7966/AO77 Closeup of the above. AP 65478 Public service vehicle series 20022009/2014 (until stocks were exhausted). 78 = SanktPeterburg city. Commercial vehicles usually have the registration repeated in large characters on the back of the vehicle. AP 65478 Closeup of the above. AE 66439 Public service vehicle series 20022009/2014 (until stocks were exhausted). 39 = Kaliningrad oblast. AK 42039 Public service vehicle series 20022009/2014 (until stocks were exhausted). 39 = Kaliningrad oblast. AB 36951 Public service vehicle series 20022009/2014 (until stocks were exhausted). 51 = Murmansk oblast. OBSOLETE LICENSE PLATES  NO LONGER VALID 014 K 01177 Foreigner series 1993/942002. 014 = Norway. K = Press correspondent. 77 = Moskva city. 069 M 01878 Foreigner series 1993/942002. 069 = Finland. M = Foreign company. 78 = Sankt Peterburg city. AA 362 H77 Foreigner series 1993/942002. 77 = Moskva city. MMH/8894 USSR transit series 198093. Front plate. MMH = Moskva city. MMH/8894 Closeup of USSR transit series 198093. Front plate. MMH = Moskva city. Text translates as TRANSIT FRONT PLATE. MMH/8894 USSR transit series 198093. Rear plate. MMH = Moskva city. Text translates as TRANSIT REAR PLATE. 
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