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The Berlin Air Lift

Actually, this is a continuation of our previous discussion, and covers both Germany more general, and the 1948/49 operation.

The questions we were looking to address here were:

  1. What were the logistical issues which confronted the RAF as the Berlin Airlift went on?
  2. Did the commissioning of new aircraft, such as the Hastings, ease the problem?
  3. Was the Berlin Air Lift related to the possible basing of nuclear-capable USAF bombers in Britain?
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