The film tells about the history and current state of the Vnukovo airport. 1st part. Passengers in the aircraft cabin. Cockpit. Takeoffs and landings of aircraft at the airport. Airport control room. Negotiations of dispatchers (synchronously). Instruments in the control room. Navigation room equipment. Navigators at work. Monument to the Civil Aviation Pilots Who Died in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945. Veteran of the Great Patriotic War N.S. Akinin gives an interview in which he talks about the combat path of the first transport division of the Civil Air Fleet of the USSR (synchronously). Newsreel footage of 1941: a LI-2 plane lands on the airfield, a meeting of the American delegation at the Vnukovo airport airfield. Newsreel footage of 1950-1970: The terminal building in the evening, the glowing inscription "Moscow" above the terminal building, the interior view of the terminal, passengers are climbing the plane, the plane is taking off, navigators at work, aircraft designer S.V. Ilyushin at the airfield near the plane ... 2nd part. Newsreel footage of 1950-1970: planes on the field of the airfield, passengers at the terminal building, a rally of pilots and airport employees on the occasion of the opening of the monument to the Tu-104 aircraft. Aircraft on the airfield. Airport car park. Dispatchers at the instruments. Plane landing. Terminal building. Airport repair base. Aircraft repair. Terminal halls. Checking documents and examination of baggage of air passengers. Weapons, gas cartridges, seized during searches. The head of the Vnukovo civil aviation production association A.A. Timofeev gives an interview in which he talks about the future of the airport (synchronously). Passengers get off the bus on the airfield, climb the plane.