The 50th Anniversary of the Heroic Flights.. (1987)

Film-document №9450 3 parts, Duration: 0:27:13 to collection Price category A

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Konovalov V.

Operators: Petrosov R.

Composers: Tariverdiev M.

Text writers: Konovalov V.


Soviet-American celebration of 50th Anniversary of the historic transpolar flights.

Stalin's era | Expeditions and discoveries | Air force | Air transport

History | Sectors of the economy | Transportation | Geography and Nature | Defense and internal security | Army

Temporary description

The film was filming the following: landscapes of the Volga, the movement of vessels on the Columbia River in the U.S., a meeting of the Hero of the Soviet Union Gromov with American aviation General R. Bullock. General view of Fort Vancouver in the United States. Meeting of the heroes of flight over the North Pole to America in 1937: GFBajdukov, friends and relatives Chkalov, Gromov and others in Moscow in the House of Friendship with the Peoples of foreign countries. Meeting relatives V. Chkalov with American pilots M. Harmenom. Townscape Chkalovsk. Laying flowers at the monument of V. Chkalov. Visitors on guided tours of the house-museum V. Chkalov. Air festival in Chkalovsk. Aviation Festival in Vancouver, with the participation of the Soviet delegation. Opening of the monument in honor of the flight Soviet pilots. Statement of American students, with a song at the festival (synchronously). Types cities: Vancouver, San Jacinto. Meetings of the Soviet delegation to the inhabitants of cities. General view of the aviation museum in Washington. Meeting astronauts B. Kubasov and Stafford in the museum of aviation. The film features shots Chronicle in 1937, which commemorated the participants to fly on the route North Pole-America at the time of their landing in Vancouver and meet them with the Americans. Stay VPTchkalov at home and meet him with his countrymen.

Reel №1

Sunset over the forest and the river - LS., Departure.

Tug on the river passes - MS.

Birch trees at the river - MS., PNRM.

Bank of the Volga - MS., PNRM.

Clouds, trees - LS., PNRM.

Along the river is a rocket - LS. (Gorky region.).

Columbia River in the United States - MS., PNRM.

Bridge, visible city of Vancouver - LS., PNRM.

Passengers on the boat, the boiling water - MS.

The plane, which flew Chkalov Baidukov and Belyakov, at the airport.

Animation: map with the route of the flight of Soviet pilots of the Soviet Union over the North Pole to America - CU.

Newsreel 1937:

Pilot Valery Chkalov, and George Alexander Belyakov Bajdukov before flying to America.

Plane "ANT-25" takes off.

Cover newsreel film chronicles the story: people buy and read newspapers with materials on non-stop flights.

Newsreel 12.7.1937 was:

Pilots Mikhail Gromov, Andrei Yumashev, Sergei Danilin before non-stop flight to America.

A. Yumashev wearing a parachute.

S. Danilin climbs into the plane.

Plane before take-off, flying.

Animation: go signals.

Americans at the plane.

Soviet aircraft.


Soviet pilots at the airport in San Jacinto.

Gromov's wife Nina Gromov talking to aviation General R. Bullock on the street (simultaneously in English) - MS., CU.

Fort Vancouver (outside) - CU., PNRM.; Inside - LS.

People walk through the fort - MS.

Gun, house, kernel - MS., CU., PNRM.

Well, the gate - MS.

Newsreel 1937:

Pass Chkalov, A. Belyakov, H. Baidukov, people waving, waving flags.

Shoot a gun.


Soviet people train with pilots.

Chkalov signs autographs, talks to meet.

Car ride with pilots.

Chkalov on a boat on the Volga River, runs with fellow countrymen.


The House of Friendship in Moscow - MS.

George Filippovich Baidukov, his daughter and granddaughter, daughter of Valery Chkalov, cosmonaut Valery Kubasov - deputy chairman of the society "USSR - USA" at a meeting with members of the Committee of the transpolar Chkalovsky Putom Cameron and Frost, Vancouver Mayor Bruce Seidl, says B. Seidl (simultaneously in English) - MS., CU.

U.S. aircraft at Sheremetyevo airport - MS., PNRM.

Son Chkalov - Air Force Colonel Igor V. Chkalov and his son Valery - MAI students - meet at the airport and the pilot of the American school teacher Millorda Harman - MS., CU., PNRM.

M. Harman meeting with GF Baidukov (indoors, say) is present at a meeting IV Chkalov - CU., PNRM.

Hands in a handshake - CU.

Reel №2

City Chkalov Gorky region, Valery Chkalov Monument - LS., Departure.

Residents of laying flowers to the monument - MS., LS., PNRM., Departure.

Flowers in the flower bed - CU.

House-Museum of Chkalov with a plaque - MS., PNRM., CU.

Balcony, the room, the pictures on the wall - MS., PNRM., CU.

A woman lays flowers at the bust Chkalov - MS.

Visitors to the museum - CU., PNRM.

Festival dedicated to the 50th anniversary of non-stop flights over the North Pole: the people on the banks of the Volga, mass celebrations - LS., PNRM.

Playing the accordion - CU., PNRM.

Demonstration sports performances: planes in the air, have different shapes - LS.; Skydivers in the air, fall into the water - LS., PNRM.

Passing boat people wave - LS.

The spectators sporting event - CU.

Seagull over water - LS., PNRM.

Columbia River in the U.S. - LS. (With a / t).

City of Vancouver - LS., PNRM. (The plane).

Chkalov Committee member Ken Putkammer in the cockpit - CU.

The landing site - MS. (The plane).

Plane lands - LS., PNRM.

The inscription in English.

American pilot - a member of the club of old pilots - CU.

Photos of the club - CU.

City street, a pointer to the English - MS., PNRM.

Marshall House, where in 1937 lived in the Soviet pilots - LS.; People go out of the house - MS.

Members of the Soviet delegation (Kubasov, family members of non-stop flights), headed by the Hero of the Soviet Union, Colonel General Vladimir Reshetnikov, chatting in the yard with the Americans.

Flowers - CU., PNRM.

Shop by "Columbia» - LS., MS., PNRM.

Vice president of H. Small shows a sample of finished products, said the cooperation with the USSR (simultaneously in English) - MS., CU.

Machine, welder at work - CU., PNRM.

The anniversary meeting in honor of the 50th anniversary of Chkalov flight; brass band plays - LS., PNRM., CU.

The girl's face - CU.

People at the rally, applauding - different.

Zionists are carrying placards - MS., PNRM.

Opening of the Jubilee logo on the monument erected in honor of the trip - MS., CU., PNRM.

Congressman speaks L. Bonker (simultaneously in English), flying Soviet and American flags - LS.

Listening - CU.

Listening N. Gromov - LS., Hitting.

Acts granddaughter Baydukova Svetlana (simultaneously in English) - MS.

The participants applauded - MS., PNRM.

Singing students from Vancouver (simultaneously in English) - MS.

People listen - CU.

Reel №3

American newspapers - CU., PNRM.

Varkuvera street, a passing car - MS.

Road in the mountains, far away Pacific - LS., PNRM.

Surf - MS., PNRM.

Plants in the wall - CU.

Seascape - MS.

Streets of San Jacinto - MS., LS.

Meeting devoted to the non-stop flight of Soviet pilots - LS., PNRM., MS., Departure.

N. Gromov autographs - MS., PNRM.

American badge on his chest - CU.

Old Soviet money depicting pilot - CU.

Sale of souvenirs: badges, T-shirts with the NDP, etc. - CU., Departure, PNRM., LS.

Soviet flag - LS.

Mayor speaks at a rally in San Jacinto Wayne Stewart (simultaneously in English).

Newsreel 1937:

On the streets of San Jacinto passing car with Soviet pilots Gromov, A. Yumashev, S. Danilin, the people welcomed.

People at a rally in San Jacinto - different.

Read the cameramen - CU., Departure.

Opening of the monument in honor of the non-stop flight - MS., PNRM. by NG Gromov.

The inscription on the monument (in English) - CU., Departure.

Model airplane "ANT-25", which was made a flight - CU.

NG stands Gromov at the rally (simultaneously in English) - CU.

City Museum in San Jacinto - LS., PNRM.

NDP on the wall in English - CU.

Visitors to the museum with pictures of the stand - MS., PNRM.

The exhibits of the museum: the newspapers, etc. - CU., PNRM.

NG Stuart B. Gromov presents a model airplane - MS.

Model airplanes and visitors at the Museum of Aviation and Astronautics in Washington - are different., PNRM.

The meeting at the Museum of B. Kubasova aircraft with American astronaut T. Stafford says T. Stafford (simultaneously in English) - MS., CU.

The Soviet delegation at the Museum - LS.

Exhibits - rocket, etc. - MS.

Newsreel 1937:

Chkalov Bajdukov, Belyakov, Yumashev Danilin, Gromov - CU.

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