Ready to start. (1975)
AnnotationThe story about the preparations for the joint flight of Soviet and American astronauts by the program "Soyuz-Apollo".
Reel №1 Ready to start
Training of Soviet and American cosmonauts Leonov, Kubasov, Filipchenko, Rukavishnikov, T. Stafford, V. Brand, D. Slayton by the pre-flight program "Soyuz" - " Apollo ".
Mission Control Center spacecraft; correspondents interview the astronauts.
Check astronauts to the cosmodrome "Baikonur".
Press conference of Soviet and American cosmonauts after returning from the "Baikonur" in Moscow.
American and Soviet astronauts present at the May Day demonstration on Red Square.
Key wordsPublic holidays. USA. Scientific communications. Astronautics. Media.
Installation and testing building.
Inspection of the Soyuz spacecraft.
Joint assessment of the ships' readiness for flight.
Inspection of cosmonauts' flight seats and spacesuits.
Kazakh yurts near the hotel.
Reception of guests in compliance with the ancient Kazakh ritual.
Departure to Moscow.
Press conference of Soviet cosmonauts and American astronauts after returning from Baikonur to Moscow.
Pilot-cosmonaut A. Leonov (synchronously).
T. Stafford (synchronously).
American astronauts and Soviet cosmonauts at the May Day demonstration on Red Square.
L. Brezhnev and A.Kosygin on the podium of the Mausoleum.
Cosmonaut pilots A.Eliseev and V.Sevastyanov.
A demonstration of workers takes place on Red Square.