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The relief provided by air by America, Britain and France to West Berlin when it was blockaded by Stalin's Soviet Union in 1948-49. It lasted for about 11 months until the Soviet Union abandoned the blockade.

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What was NATO's role in the Berlin airlift?

Not so much NATO's role in the Berlin Airlift, but the Berlin Airlift in the role of the forming of NATO is more important.

What countries were involved in the Berlin Airlift?

West Berlin ,Britain, and the United States were involved in the Berlin Airlift.

What did the Berlin airlift demonstrate?

The Berlin Airlift demonstrated that the Allied powers would prevail.

Who won the Berlin airlift?

USA won the Berlin Airlift

The Berlin airlift was US reaction to?

The Berlin Airlift was in reaction to the Berlin Blockade. The United States and allies delivered supplies to West Berlin.

What best describe the importance of the Berlin airlift?

The Berlin Airlift took place from 1948-1949. It was in response to the Berlin Blockade imposed by the USSR on Germany. The Berlin Airlift was important in breaking the stranglehold of the Russians on the West Berliners.

When did the Berlin airlift start?

The Berlin Airlift started in June 1948, the same year that the Berlin Blockade was established. And it ended in May 1949.

The result of the Berlin Blockade in 1948 was that?

The Berlin Airlift

What was the Allied response to the Berlin Blockade?

the Berlin airlift

Is the Berlin airlift the same as the Berlin blockade?

No. The Soviets instituted the Berlin blockade, so the allies initiated the Berlin airlift to get supplies to civilians inside the blockaded city.

What action was it called when the Soviets blocked the Allies' access to Berlin and the US had to airlift in supplies?

The Berlin Airlift.

Who was president during the Berlin airlift?

Harry Truman was the president when the airlift foiled the Soviet blockade of West Berlin.

What is the population of Berlin during the Berlin Airlift-Blockade?

The population of West Berlin at the time of the blockade and airlift (1948-49) was about 2 million.

What was the outcome of the Berlin Airlift in May 1949?

The Berlin Airlift proved to the USSR the US would not let Berlin be cut off. The USSR wanted to starve Berlin into joining them.

Do you still use the Berlin airlift today?

No the Berlin airlift ended 1990.

What best describes the importance of the berlin airlift-?

The importance of the Berlin airlift can be best described by the control of Germany by the US and Soviet.

What did the Berlin airlift symbolize?

America's determination to stand by Berlin.

US and British supply of necessities to Berlin?

Berlin Airlift

What was the case of the Berlin airlift?

the Soviets made the Berlin wall

The Berlin Airlift was a reaction to what?

the Soviet blockade of West Berlin airlift in 1948 that supplied food and fuel to citizens of west Berlin when the Russians closed off land access to Berlin.

What was Operation Vittles?

It was a Berlin airlift.

Who applied the Berlin Airlift?


Location of allied airlift in Germany?

The Berlin Airlift came as a massive relief operation to sustain the Allied Sectors occupied Berlin against Soviet aggression and blockade. The two major airfields of the Berlin Airlift were Tegel and Templehof.

What did the US supplies to Berlin during the Berlin Airlift?

nothing the sucked

What was the Berlin Airlift about?

The effort to supply Berlin despite the Soviet blockade

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