Some Logistical Feats in History
Berlin Airlift – 1945:
A study in logistics.
When the city of Berlin was blockaded by Soviets and all supplylines were cut off, Americans planned and executed a majorlogistics operation to feed the city from air.•
Indians in the Gulf countries – 1991:
1n 1991, when gulf war broke out, Indian Government evacuatedthousands of Indians from the gulf countries and brought themhome in a massive exercise employing Indian airlines planes.•
Allies’ invasion of Europe and subsequent victory In II World War.•
American war of Independence
Keeping 12,000 soldiers armed and fed from England was a bigtask; British lost the American war of independence due to badlogistics.