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.
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.
West Berlin ,Britain, and the United States were involved in the Berlin Airlift.
The Berlin Airlift demonstrated that the Allied powers would prevail.
USA won the Berlin Airlift
The Berlin Airlift was in reaction to the Berlin Blockade. The United States and allies delivered supplies to West Berlin.
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.
the Berlin airlift
The Berlin Airlift
The population of West Berlin at the time of the blockade and airlift (1948-49) was about 2 million.
The Berlin Airlift started in June 1948, the same year that the Berlin Blockade was established. And it ended in May 1949.
No. The Soviets instituted the Berlin blockade, so the allies initiated the Berlin airlift to get supplies to civilians inside the blockaded city.