Berlin Airlift 'Candy Bomber's still dropping sweets from the sky after 70 years

Col. Gail "Hal" Halvorsen, 97, started his candy drops when he was a U.S. pilot for the Allied forces during the Berlin Airlift.
2:47 | 07/26/18

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