Encyclopedia of astronauts.Volkov Vladislav (2016)

Documentary №99464, 1 part, duration: 0:03:55
Production: Studio Roscosmos
Other authors:Rozakova Marina, Kuckij Mihail, Shatilo Sergej, Trudova Nataljya, Pastuhov Sergej


A series of films about important pages of the life of Soviet and Russian cosmonauts. Vladislav Nikolaevich Volkov worked at OKB-1, participated in the development of the Vostok and Voskhod ships, made the first flight as part of the Soyuz-7 crew. He died as a result of depressurization of the Soyuz-11 descent vehicle, along with other crew members - Viktor Patsaev and Georgy Dobrovolsky. After that, the Soyuz series ships did not fly into space for another two years.

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Photo by Vladislav Volkov.

Moscow Aviation Institute (MAI).

Students in the classroom.

OKB-1 employees at work.

Development of the Vostok and Voskhod ships.

Competitions in sports acrobatics, MAI team.

Cosmonaut squad, gathering at General Kamanin.

The crew of Soyuz-7, Gorbatko and Filipchenko inside the ship.

Baikonur, cosmonauts wave goodbye before departure.

The launch of Soyuz-7.

Articles about the group flight of Soyuz series ships in the Soviet press.

A fragment of Volkov's interview about the flight.

Volkov and Gorbatko during the flight (work, filming, charging).

A government motorcade on the streets of the capital, astronauts riding in an open car.

Baikonur, the crew of Soyuz-11 rises into the rocket (Volkov, Dobrovolsky, Patsaev).

Astronauts and mourners wave goodbye.

The launch of Soyuz-11.

The crew during the flight.

Landing of the lander.

The rescue team unsuccessfully conducts resuscitation measures.

Funeral ceremony on Red Square in Moscow.

Pencil portrait of Volkov.

Baikonur, the launch of Soyuz-12 on September 27, 1973.


Volkov V.N. -- Soviet pilot-cosmonaut, twice Hero of the Soviet Union. Kamanin N.P. -- Soviet military commander, Colonel-General of Aviation, Hero of the Soviet Union. Filipchenko A.V. -- pilot-cosmonaut, twice Hero of the Soviet Union. Gorbatko V.V. -- Soviet cosmonaut pilot, aviation Major General, Honored Master of Sports of the USSR, twice Hero of the Soviet Union. Dobrovoljskij G.T. -- pilot-cosmonaut, Hero of the Soviet Union. Pacaev V.I. -- pilot-cosmonaut, astronomer, Hero of the Soviet Union.

Calendar: 1959 1960s 1971 1973

Locations: Moscow [820] Kazakhstan [114]

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