Giant telescope is erected at Ala-Tua in Russia for exploring sun's surface.
Zailisk, Ala-Tua, Soviet Union USSR.
Various shots of a giant telescope high up in mountains of Zailisk, Ala-Tua, USSR, used for studying the sun. Scientist observing the sun through giant telescope - Asian man. Shot of sun's surface (not during eclipse). Various shots of scientists and the telescope at work.
Date found in the old record - 27/12/1962. Russian voiceover.