A Soviet blockade around Berlin cut the divided city off from the West. But in 1948 U.S. and British pilots began to fly food, fuel and medicine to the Allied sectors.
How a Cold War Airlift Saved Berlin With Food, Medicine and Chocolate
Sr. Producer: Kit R. Roane
Editor: Cullen Golden
A Soviet blockade around Berlin cut the divided city off from the West. But in 1948 U.S. and British pilots began to fly food, fuel and medicine to the Allied sectors. That effort laid a foundation for international partnerships still in place today.Transcript Lesson Plan
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