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

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Photo by: U.S. Air Force |  VIRIN: 050426-F-1234P-0012.JPG