Berlin Airlift

In 1948, a complex operation to save West BERLIN from being taken over by the RUSSIAns was started.

For eleven months, planes arrived at two minute intervals bringing supplies to a beleaguered city.

Raymond Baxter, who was there, talks to British, American and German pilots and civilians about this extraordinary event.

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In 1948, a complex operation to save West BERLIN from being taken over by the RUSSIAns was started.

For eleven months, planes arrived at two minute intervals bringing supplies to a beleaguered city.

Raymond Baxter, who was there, talks to British, American and German pilots and civilians about this extraordinary event.

19980310

In 1948, a complex operation to save West BERLIN from being taken over by the RUSSIAns was started.

For eleven months, planes arrived at two minute intervals bringing supplies to a beleaguered city.

Raymond Baxter, who was there, talks to British, American and German pilots and civilians about this extraordinary event.