C-47 or DC-3- Berlin Airift

  • C-47 or DC-3- Berlin Airift

    Posted by Beav on July 9, 2024 at 9:33 am

    C-47- DAKOTA or DC-3; Made famous by the Berlin Airlift Campaign at its onset.

    Some amazing facts:
    -There was a flight arriving in Temploff Airport every 45 seconds at one point.
    -The Airbridge fed 2,000,000 people cutoff logistically in West Berlin.

    -189,000 tons of supplies delivered.

    -The blockade ended after 10 months.

    -Another testament of the ability of airpower to overcome

    Source: defense.gov

    Coma replied 6 days, 13 hours ago 2 Members · 1 Reply
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  • Coma

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    July 9, 2024 at 12:37 pm
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    Flying the 3 is my favorite.

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