The issue is dedicated to the beginning of the next navigation on the Volga.
Fishermen on the spring Volga ice.
Spring Volga landscapes.
Rowers on canoes waiting for the release of water from the ice.
The motor boat is on the open water.
Training of rowers in a canoe.
People stand on the Volga embankment.
View of the embankment with people walking along it (from above).
An elderly captain of a river boat is looking at the Volga.
The bow of the ship.
The face of a veteran of the river fleet A. Khlynin.
Vessels in the river port, in the bow of one of the vessels during preparation for the next navigation.
Painting the handrails of the ship's rail.
The ship "Hero Vilkov" on the Astrakhan roadstead.
The chief mechanic checks the engine room.
Bilge-person mechanics and third co-driver P. Ostroverkhova.
Ostroverkhov and his companions carry out maintenance of ship mechanisms.
Ships on the Astrakhan roadstead before navigation, interior view of the captain's cabin of the ship "Hero Vilkov".
Kaptan turns the handle of the machine Telegraph.
Water behind the ship's stern.
View of the railway bridge over the Volga.
View of the bridge and the stern of the ship.
Icebreaker "Port Arthur" in the lock of the Volgograd reservoir.
The dispatcher of the Volga hydroelectric station sends a command over the radio.
The barge, pushed by a tug, goes through the lock.
Broken melting ice on the Volga.
Tugboat in the Saratov cargo port, panorama of the port.
The captain of one of the ships in the wheelhouse.
The face of the buoy.
Installing a signal buoy.
Steering a ship of bakeneko at the helm.
Bakeneko ready to install the next buoy.
Checking the buoy light.
A buoy mounted on the water.
River steam tug "Captain Ivanishchev" in the port water area, smoke from the tug's pipe.
Mechanic V. I. Damaskov observes the operation of the mechanisms of the steam engine of the tug.
The helmsman's face.
The tug is on the Volga.
The tug gives a beep.
Oncoming ships on the Volga.
Crew members on the deck, face Damankova.
A barge in tow.
The construction of the tanker "Volgoneft" at the Volgograd shipyard.
View of the bow of the tanker.
The worker puts the name on the side of the tanker.
Checking the radio room and cabins of the tanker before going on the first flight.
Banner stretched on the railing.
People on the beach applaud.
Foreman of fitters I. I. Kislenko speaks at a rally on the occasion of the first voyage of the tanker, the face of Kislenko.
Delivery of the ship's Acceptance certificate to the tanker captain.
Text of the acceptance report.
The captain comes on deck and goes to the bridge.
Factory workers wave goodbye from the shore.
The Volgoneft tanker is on its first voyage.
Lenin monument on the Bank of the Volga.
The captain in the control room honks the horn.
Tucker walks past the monument to Lenin.
Flags are displayed on the tanker's rigging.
View of the bow of the passenger ship "Lenin".
The ship "Lenin" departs from the pier in Gorky, on the pier playing a brass band.
People waving their hands goodbye.
The ship enters the fairway.
The ship "Lenin", going along the Volga.
Vessels of different types go along the Volga after opening navigation.
Locations: Astrakhan region  Volgograd region  Saratov region  Bitter 
Seasons: Spring