The film is dedicated to Soviet soldiers - heroes of a 49-day drift in the Pacific Ocean on a T-36 barge, which suffered a disaster during a storm. American helicopters in the air. The heroes of the Pacific drift are being taken aboard the American aircraft carrier Kearsarge. Press conference of A. Ziganshin, A. Kryuchkovsky, F. Poplavsky, I. Fedotov aboard an aircraft carrier after they were rescued by American sailors. Soviet soldiers leave the helicopter that brought them to San Francisco. Meeting of the heroes who arrived by representatives of the Soviet embassy, correspondents. Nikita Khrushchev's telegram for Soviet soldiers.