Clinton, Kohl mark Berlin Airlift 50th anniversary
- Remarks at the Berlin airlift remembrance ceremony in Berlin. Clinton, William J. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;5/18/98, Vol. 34 Issue 20, p862
Presents the text of remarks given by the president of the United States on May 14, 1998 which deals with the airports in Berlin, Germany.
- Grateful Berlin recalls US rescue. Kim, Lucian // Christian Science Monitor;5/12/98, Vol. 90 Issue 116, p1
Reports on celebrations marking the 50th anniversary of the Berlin, Germany airlift. History of the airlifts; Key events of the airlifts in 1948-49; Commemorative events in Berlin that mark the anniversary and the city's continuing special relationship with the United States; Continued...
- A tribute to the Berlin Airlift. Christopher, Warren // U.S. Department of State Dispatch;9/12/94, Vol. 5 Issue 37, p601
Presents a speech made by US Secretary of State Warren Christopher at the Berlin Airlift memorial at Tempelhof Airport in Berlin, Germany, on September 8, 1994. Brief account of the Berlin Airlift of 1948-49; Tribute to the courage and resilience of Berliners; Tribute to the Allied forces which...
- Remarks by President Clinton and Chancellor Kohl in Address to the People of Berlin. Kohl, Helmut // Essential Speeches;2009, p0
Presents a speech by United States President Bill Clinton and German Chancellor Helmut Kohl which he gave before the people of Berlin, Germany on July 12, 1994. Efforts of the US to aid Germany; Time that has passed since Germany was divided.
- The Berlin airlift. Glines, C.V. // Aviation History;May98, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p30
Focuses on the efforts of the United States and other Allied nations in airlifting military supplies to Soviet-held West Berlin from 1948-1949. Reason why the Soviets banned access of Allied nations into West Berlin; Overview of the initial days of the airlift operation; Problems encountered by...
- Slam! // Time;
The article reports on a railroad strike held by 200 West Berliners after the Russian blockade of the German city of Berlin. The West Berliners charged into the Reichsbahn-Direction, the headquarters of the Soviet-controlled railroad network coming from Berlin, and tore down pictures of Soviet...
- Saving a City. Johnson, Ray // Airman;Sep98, Vol. 42 Issue 9, p24
Reports on the celebration of the anniversary of the Berlin Airlift which signifies the massive humanitarian effort that saved Germany during the Cold War. Participation of United States President Bill Clinton and his Air Force; Activities to commemorate the historical event; Lessons learned...
- Waiting for the Candy Bomber. // Aviation History;Jul2014, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p12
The article discusses the use of a Douglas C-54E airplane to drop candy bars for spectators as part of a 2014 event intended to educate audiences about the 1948-1949 Berlin Airlift in West Berlin, Germany.
- WEST GERMANY AND THE 8th MAY. Lieven, Anatol // Contemporary Review;Jun85, Vol. 246 Issue 1433, p290
Focuses on the attitude of young west Germans toward the celebration of the anniversary of Germany's Capitulation. Sensitivity of young Germans to the issue of Nazi atrocities in the country; Extent of media coverage of the celebration; Comments of Chancellor Helmut Kohl on the issue.