Western Front, February 1944 Hero of the Soviet Union (1.5.1943), commander of the air assault detachment, Major V.G. Karjakin gives the pilots a combat mission at the headquarters of the air regiment. Present: Captain Evgraf Iosifovich Selivanov, Hero of the Soviet Union (1.7.1944) Captain Fedor Andreevich Bashkirov, Senior Lieutenant A.N. Vasiliev, Lieutenant A.E. Sumarokov, Lieutenant E.S. Andreev, Hero of the Soviet Union (10/26/1944) Lieutenant Yuri Dmitrievich Ivliev, Hero of the Soviet Union (10/26/1944) Senior Lieutenant Alexander Nikolaevich Efimov. The pilots at the airfield board the planes. Takeoffs and landings of aircraft. Pilots inspect an aircraft with a keel and wing damaged in an air battle. The pilots are digging out snow near the cockpit of the aircraft, which turned over before landing. The pilot, taken out of the cockpit, gets into an ambulance.