June 16, 1963 from the Baikonur Cosmodrome launched ship "East-6. "On board — Valentina Tereshkova. Specifically, she became the first woman astronaut, although the contenders for the flight was three. Callsign Tereshkova — Seagull. His invented Yuri Gagarin. The day before the start of "The Seagull", June 14, at space from Baikonur left another Russian ship — "East-5. "It was piloted by Valery Bykovskii. Movie is dedicated to the 50th anniversary of the first flight of the ladies in space and the first group flight to orbit men and ladies.