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Royal Air Force Museum American Foundation honors Berlin Airlift veterans
A C-54 piloted by retired Col. Gail Halvorsen drops candy with attached parachutes to children during the Berlin Airlift. Halverson earned the nickname “Candy Bomber” for his "Little Vittles" candy drops. Note the parachutes below the tail of the C-54. (U.S. Air Force photo)

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