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Storytellers Series: The Berlin Airlift – The Ultimate Canned Food Drive

Thursday, May 4, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Presenter: John Bronson

Descriptions & illustrations of what led to the Soviet blockade of West Berlin, how it was addressed, and description of the aircraft used in the Airlift. Additional topics: Routes and navigation environment, Lt. Gail Halvorsen as the Candy Bomber, Airlift facts and legacy and the relationship to museum exhibits.

Location: Aviation Room 201

Cost: Included with Admission


Thursday, May 4, 2023
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Aviation Museum
500 NE Captain MIchael King Smith Way
McMinnville, OR 97128 United States