Location: Moscow, Russia / USSR / Soviet Union
Panning shot over crowds in Red Square. High angle GV. crowded Red Square with banners of Lenin and with Saint Basil's and the Kremlin in b.g. GVs. and CUS. crowds in Red Square.
MS. Yuri Gagarin and Nikita Khruschev, hands linked, waving...
Background to the news that Yuri Gagarin is the first man in space.
The first man in space Yuri Gagarin visits London.
Yuri Gagarin is honoured by the USSR / Soviet Union for becoming the first man in space
Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin gives a press conference.
Gagarin in Paris and Rouen and receives special honour at Unesco headquarters.
Yuri Gagarin arrives at Moscow airport and makes speech to Soviet Premier Nikita Kruschev.
Yuri Gagarin is taken to launching pad and settles into capsule prior to epic space flight.