Opening of a memorial monument on Chkalov Island (formerly Udd Island) in honor of the 50th anniversary of the non-stop flight from Moscow by V.P. Chkalov's crew; present: member of the flight G. F. Baidukov, son of V. P. Chkalov - I. V. Chkalov. Meeting at the House of Friendship with the Peoples of Foreign Countries with a delegation from the American city of San Gianstino, where in 1937 the crew members of the ANT-25 aircraft MM Gromov, AB Yumashev, SA Danilin landed. Stay in the United States of the film crew of the Central Documentary Film Studio, talks with participants and eyewitnesses to the meetings of Soviet pilots in Los Angeles and Vancouver. Interview with G. F. Baidukov, M. M. Gromov, A. A. Tupolev, L. S. Shchavinsky about the air flights of Soviet pilots in 1936-1937, about the work of the design bureau of A. N. Tupolev.