Sky Slow-Mover (Nebesnyy tikhokhod), The
The Sky Slow-Mover (original title Nebesnyy tikhokhod) is a Soviet 1945 war comedy directed by Semyon Timoshenko. Major Bulochkin (Nikolai Kryuchkov), a Soviet fighter pilot, was wounded in air fight. Medics forbade him to pilot fighter planes so he is transferred to a position of commander of a reconnaissance squadron equipped with outdated and slow Po-2 biplanes and manned (to Bulochkin's great surprise) with female pilots. After many adventures Bulochkin and his two friends find their loves.
The following weapons were used in the film The Sky Slow-Mover (Nebesnyy tikhokhod):
MP40 Submachine Gun
Most German soldiers are armed with MP40 SMGs.
Karabiner 98k Rifle
Several German soldiers are armed with Karabiner 98k rifles.
ShVAK-20 Automatic Cannon
20-mm ShVAK-20 automatic cannons are primary weapons of Yak-9 and La-5FN Soviet fighter planes.
61-K AA Cannon
A 37-mm M1939 (61-K) AA cannon is seen during the attack of German planes on Soviet airfield.
A Tellermine 42 is seen in one scene.