A torch is lit by first gas to be piped from the Caspian Sea. Erevan, Russia.
Unissued / Unused material.
First gas piped from the Caspian Sea. Erevan, Russia. (Soviet Union).
Various shots looking across countryside, showing part of the pipeline. Various shots showing men at work sealing sections of the pipeline. LS showing work on the pipeline.
High angle view of Lenin Square where crowds have gathered to see a torch lit by the first gas to be piped. MS of the crowd in the Square, and the torch. Various shots VIP addressing crowd from balcony, cut-ins of crowd applauding. MS of the gas jet alight.