• The Berlin Airlift—A Legacy of Friendship
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The Berlin Airlift—A Legacy of Friendship

Exhibit Type: 
Temporary Exhibits
Exhibit Status: 
Past Exhibits

In June of 1948, when Berlin was occupied by forces from the main
former World War II Allied nations, the Soviet Union declared a
blockade of all the ground transport in and out of Berlin.

Find out about the amazing feat carried by western nations to
transport food and supplies and keep over 2 million Berliners alive for
the 15 months of the blockade.

This traveling exhibit was on display until February 8, 2009.