People Are Greeting the Heroes Of Space.. (1963)

Film-document №5816 2 parts, Duration: 0:20:27, Black-white to collection Price category A

Not Digitized

Availability of videosources

Needs clarification of possibility of digitizing in HD.

Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Bogolepov D., Setkina I.


About the meeting of the astronaut heroes Valentina Tereshkova and Vladimir Bykovsky.

Historical background

June 22, 1963 Moscow solemnly greeted the Soviet cosmonauts Valery Bykovskiy and Valentina Tereshkova.

Conquest of Space | The first flight of a woman astronaut.


Temporary description

Preflight preparation Soviet cosmonaut Bykovskiy and Tereshkova in special cells, on simulators, parachute jumping, training in the gym. Bykovskiy and Valentina Tereshkova in space suits before the start. Meeting astronauts Bykovskiy and Tereshkova after space flight on the spacecraft "Vostok-5" and "Vostok-6" at Vnukovo airport, the Red Square. Bykovskiy and V. Tereshkova players warn Khrushchev on assignments. A meeting of representatives of workers in Moscow on Red Square. Speeches Bykovskiy, Valentina Tereshkova, Khrushchev (synchronously) from the podium of Lenin's tomb. There is Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin. Demonstration of workers in Red Square. Gala Dinner in the Grand Kremlin Palace. LI Brezhnev gives Bykovskiy and Tereshkova government awards: the Order of Lenin and medals Gold Star Heroes of the Soviet Union. The participants congratulated the astronauts with the award.

Reel №1

Red Square with the people (with the top point).

On the mausoleum cosmonauts Valentina Tereshkova and Valery Bykovsky.

Bykovskiy preparing for unprecedented in duration space flight, tested and tempered in special chambers and on special gym, playing sports (bar, trampoline).


Bykovskiy swims out of the water (with a mask and snorkel diving).

On the shore, the cosmonauts Nikolayev, Popovich, Bykovskiy something to draw on the stone, talk - MS., CU.

Boat departs from the coast, which sits Valentina Tereshkova with her friends (in bathing suits) - LS. (Top point).

Rowing Valentine - CU.

Landing with a parachute Tereshkova, she is dressed in a bright orange astronaut costume.

Valery Bykovsky awaiting launch (in the spacecraft "Vostok-5").

Part of the Kremlin Wall and Dome with flags - MS.

The people on the street listening to the radio, and reported flight Bykovskiy - CU.

TV announcers - MS.

Black-and-white image Bykovskiy (transfer from space).

Hand radio sets - CU.

Family at the receiver.

Black-and-white image Tereshkova (transfer from space).

At the Vnukovo airport from Moscow and the party and the government in anticipation of the new heroes of the cosmos.

Khrushchev greets the family of cosmonauts.

Flying aircraft "IL-18" with the astronauts on board.

Out of the plane Bykovskiy and Valentina Tereshkova, the red carpet are sent to the podium, where a report on the successful space flight (synchronously).

Khrushchev and other leaders of the Party and the Soviet government welcomes heroic astronauts.

Astronauts hug loved ones.

Muscovites gathered at the airport, welcome the heroes.

Machines with astronauts, their families, the party and the government passing on the streets of Moscow on the way to Red Square.

Muscovites across the road greet astronauts.

Reel №2

Rally on Red Square.

Get out of the Lenin Mausoleum and climb the podium astronauts Bykovskiy, Valentina Tereshkova, party and government leaders Nikita Khrushchev, Brezhnev, Mikoyan, Mikhail Suslov.

Hand in hand, standing Khrushchev, Bykovskiy and Valentina Tereshkova, the pioneers presented them flowers.

Muscovites and foreign guests welcome astronauts.

Speeches are: Bykovskiy, Valentina Tereshkova, Khrushchev (synchronous) - MS., CU.

People in the square applauded.

Pass the demonstrators.

On the mausoleum cosmonauts Yuri Gagarin, Titov, Nikolayev, Popovich.

Reception in the Grand Kremlin Palace.

Brezhnev reads a decree awarding Bykovskiy Tereshkova and the Order of Lenin and the gold medal of Hero of the Soviet Union and presents the awards.

The participants congratulated the astronauts.

Animation: against the background of the monument to Lenin flashing fireworks.