The Berlin Airlift

August 23 2014

In the series The Reunion, BBC Radio 4. Sue MacGregor reunites British personnel involved in the operation. Listen here.

The same page has a link to the back series, going back to 2006. Most programmes are accessible, including one on the Hitler diaries.

Wikipedia page on the blockade.

Berlin airlift

Berliners watching a C-54 Skymaster land at Tempelhof Airport, 1948; US Air Force Historical Research Agency, Wikimedia Commons, Cees Steijger, A History of USAFE, Voyageur, 1991

2 Responses to “The Berlin Airlift”

  1. davidderrick Says:

    The Reunion theme music is Liszt, Canzonetta del Salvator Rosa.

  2. davidderrick Says:

    A model for Gaza? What can we do there that we did in Berlin?


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