India, Brookley, Berlin Airlift
Air Transport Command C-54 to India and the Himalayan "Hump"
Back from the war as a new flying phase begins.
Bharakpore, India - a few miles from Calcutta - 1945
Chapter 16, where Haun foolishly clears runway of sacred buzzards
Braving riots and rugged peaks, they spanned post-war Asia
For Brookley AFB & Berlin Airlift photos, click here.
"Yes, Virginia, you can fly the C-54 solo."
Jimmy Haun, Jr.