Following the Fathers' Footsteps.. (1980)

Film-document №8437 1 part, Duration: 0:05:05, Black-white to collection Price category A
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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Gekker E.

Script writers: Prok I.


A commercial for the State Research Institute of the Civil Aviation of the USSR. About heroic deeds of civil pilots during World War II and about adherence of the today's generation of pilots to traditions of the Aeroflot (the state organization of the civil aviation).

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The monument to the civil aviation pilots who died in the Great Patriotic


Newsreel 1941 1945.:

Flying aircraft "U-2."

Pilots among partisans, unloading aircraft.

Evacuation by air wounded children.

Aircraft mechanics repair aircraft.

Transfer frontline reports for German soldiers: the plane scatter

leaflets in German.



Falling airplane.

Military photos.

Civil aviation flight school g.

Sasovo Ryazan region.

School wall newspaper.

Members of the board at work.

Dedication to the cadets.

Students of the school in the classroom, in training.

Takes off, flies a training aircraft.