Welcome Gagarin. London.
L/S air to ground shot London airport. L/S the aircraft TU-104B taxiing in at London airport. C/U Russian flag on bonnet of the Rolls Royce pan down to the number plate YG.1. L/S officials and pressmen walking towards the aircraft. M/S pan officials walking towards...
Footage of the astronaut Yuri Gargarin arriving in Moscow.
Crowds and Khrushchev greet the Cosmonaut Major Titov.
Funeral of the famous Russian cosmonaut Colonel Vladimir Komarov.
Ballet director Serge Lifar at work.
First man in space meets the press and tours an exhibition of space equipment in London.
Soviet First Deputy Premier Mikoyan opening Russian fair featuring "Sputnik" in Tokyo.
Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin gives a press conference.
Yuri Gagarin is taken to launching pad and settles into capsule prior to epic space flight.