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    SOVIET CIVIL AVIATION
    Man has always wanted to fly. Now this dream has come true. Civil?

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    1.
    AIRCRAFT NOSE WHEEL MOVING ALONG ICE
    4 ft

    2.
    AIRCRAFT TAKES OFF
    7 ft

    3.
    PASSENGERS LOOKING OUT OF WINDOWS
    16 ft

    4.
    AIRCRAFT (YAK-40) FLYING AT LOW ALTITUDE
    21 ft

    5.
    MAP OF USSR SHOWING AIR ROUTES
    30 ft

    6.
    CONTROL TOWER : PAN AIRFIELD
    41 ft

    7.
    PASSENGERS WALKING TO PARKED ILYUSHIN-62
    46 ft

    8.
    PASSENGERS WALK UNDER FUSELAGE
    52 ft

    9.
    PASSENGERS BOARDING AIRCRAFT
    61 ft

    10.
    PASSENGERS TOWARDS CAMERA
    66 ft

    11.
    PILOTS IN CABIN
    80 ft

    12.
    AIR TO AIR SHOT TUPOLEV TU-154
    87 ft

    13.
    INTERIOR
    91 ft

    14.
    PASSENGERS
    94 ft

    15.
    AIR TO AIR TUPOLEV TU-134
    98 ft

    16.
    VIEW FROM AIRCRAFT : CREW MEMBER
    103 ft

    17.
    TWO-ENGINED PROPELLOR AIRCRAFT PASSES OVER SHIP
    111 ft

    18.
    AERIAL VIEW OF FOREST FIRE
    118 ft

    19.
    PARACHUTISTS JUMPING
    123 ft

    20.
    PARACHUTES
    126 ft

    21.
    MEN FIGHTING FIRE
    130 ft

    22.
    SEA-PLANE TAKING OFF
    135 ft

    23.
    PILOT
    138 ft

    24.
    DOCTORS PERFORMING OPERATION
    151 ft

    25.
    MI-6 HELICOPTER CARRYING LOAD
    177 ft

    26.
    METEOROLOGICAL BI-PLANE
    184 ft

    27.
    TRAWLER WITH CATCH
    193 ft

    28.
    AGRICULTURE : FLOWERS, GRAPES
    209 ft

    29.
    AN-2M CROP-DUSTING (AIR TO AIR)
    215 ft

    30.
    AIR TO AIR TU-134
    220 ft

    31.
    AIRCRAFT DESCENDING
    226 ft

    32.
    TU-134 TOUCHING DOWN
    232 ft

    33.
    MODEL OF AIRPORT : MEN DISCUSSING IT
    256 ft

    34.
    YAK-40 AT TERMINAL
    266 ft

    35.
    IL-62 TAKING OFF
    270 ft

    36.
    TU-134 FLYING OVERHEAD
    275 ft

    37.
    AIR TO AIR YAK-40
    280 ft

    38.
    AIRCRAFT FACTORY
    288 ft

    39.
    MEN LOOKING AT TU-144 ENGINES
    298 ft

    40.
    PAN SUPERSONIC TU-144 IN HANGAR
    313 ft

    41.
    AIR TO AIR TU-144
    324 ft



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    Background: SOVIET CIVIL AVIATION
    Man has always wanted to fly. Now this dream has come true. Civil aviation serves people in the remotest parts of our large country. The length of our air-lines is approximately 800,000 km. Aviation has become a mass means of transport. In summer time about 400,000 people take to the air each day. The piloting of air-liners is in trustworthy hands. Commanders of passenger air-liners are specialists of high qualification. Civil aviation serves not only for passenger flights. It's functions are of a much wider scale. The reconnaissance of ice conditions - pilots direct the routes of ships in Northern seas. They help to extinguish forest fires. They deliver urgent medical aid to the most impassable places. They take part in the search for natural deposits. They help in building. They help in fishing. Each year about 90 million hectares of fields are cultivated with the aid of aviation. Almost a half of a all the work of civil aviation is used as help in the people's economy. Each year air flights obtain greater importance. Air port service is being perfected. New airports are being built. The names of Soviet aircraft designers Ilyushin, Tupolev, Yakovlev are well known throughout the world. Foreign expert study their work. International contacts of Soviet aircraft constructors are constantly developing. The number of international air-lines is regularly increasing. The serial production of the TU-144 giant has begun in 1972. This aircraft is to open the era of super s??? passenger flights.

    THE "CLASSICAL BALLET" GROUP
    Yuri Zhdanov, People's Artist of the Russian Federation, is the art director and ballet-master of the newly formed "Classical Ballet" group.

    Yuri Zhdanov had first seen Galina Ulanova on the stage when he was still a student of the Choreographic School. It was the greatest impression of his youth. Years passed by, his dream came true - he became a dancer of the Bolshoi Theatre ballet and a partner of Galina Ulanova. "Romeo and Juliet". Juri Zhdanov toured many countries with the Bolshoi ballet. The press wrote about him not only as an excellent dancer, but also as an interesting artist. New countries, new impression. Juri Zhdanov is a member of the Union of Soviet Artists. He has had 14 personal exhibitions. Art and dance united into one in his choreographic work. He considers that his regard for the traditions of Russian ballet is impossible without the search for new forms, and he is sure that classics should be the foundation of any ballet performance.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8V2BW1KI0N3WQMYSP5JKVZP59
    Media URN:
    VLVA8V2BW1KI0N3WQMYSP5JKVZP59
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/04/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:09:41:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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