Meeting diesel-electric ship "Mikhail Somov" in the port of Leningrad: the crew, welcoming. Press conference in Wellington (New Zealand) of the polar expedition and the command of the Vladivostok icebreaker: A. Chilingarov, Antokhin and others are speaking. Floating icebreaker "Vladivostok": engine room, dining room. Meeting on the icebreaker. Storm. Motor ship "Pavel Korchagin". Helicopter MI-8 takes off from the deck of the icebreaker. Icebreaker talks with "Mikhail Somov". Types of motor ship. The icebreaker makes its way to the Somov. "Somov" is sailing. A rally in Leningrad in honor of the release of "Somov" from ice captivity.