C-47's lined up to take off to take supplies to Berlin.
Engraved with names of the 39 British pilots and 31 American pilots
who lost their lives during the Berlin Airlift
and the inscription
"They lost their lives for the freedom of Berlin in service for the Berlin Airlift 1948/49"
The Berlin Airlift took place from June 24, 1948 - May 11, 1949.
This was considered the first act of the Cold War.