• Short Summary

    Systematic training is needed before trying to attempt parachute jumping. Soviet parachutists, in Ferghana both?

  • Description

    Systematic training is needed before trying to attempt parachute jumping. Soviet parachutists, in Ferghana both men and women, have achieved excellent results in this field. Now the parachutists are fulfilling a group jump. It is performed from a height of 2 thousand meters. Sport masters Svetlana Vlasova, Antonina Kensitskaya, Albina Korobochkina and Ljuba Masich are trying to land as near as possible to the centre of the circle. They succeeded to establish a new world record. The captain of the team Antonina Kensitskaya is warmly congratulated. Now the girls are preparing for a jump from the stratosphere. The doctors are carefully watching the preparations. Only after their permission the girls will be allowed to jump. At last the day for this jump has come. The trainers are exceptionally careful to check their equipment. It is very heavy and of course a mack is necessary its very cold at such a height! The plane is rising higher and higher. The girls are ready for the jump. And now they are soaring in the air like birds, nearer and nearer to the earth.

    One after the other the girls touch land. Antonina Kinsitskaya takes off her mask, so do her friends.

    Everything went off fine!
    Now they will jump from big heights.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAVT4V2F3QSNIGSH3R435JR1EJ
    Media URN:
    VLVAAVT4V2F3QSNIGSH3R435JR1EJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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