Soviet newsreel item about Sputnik satellite.
Unissued / unused material.
Third satellite continues its flight, Moscow, USSR (Soviet Union, Russia).
Sound starts at 01:30:08 and is intermittent throughout.
Animation of Sputnik satellite revolving round the earth. Various shots of people looking at a life-size model of the satellite. Various shots Rumanian radio amateurs receiving signals. CU radar screen. LS astronomers looking through telescopes. Various shots correspondent with Alla Masevich and Mr. Heily. CU Heily speaking (natural sound but very poor quality).