Berlin Airlift “Little Vittles” Parachute Note: This item is currently in storage. These parachutes were used during the Berlin Airlift to drop candy to German children living in Berlin. Donated by the Paesler family. Click here to return to the Featured Accessions index. Find Out More Related Fact Sheets Berlin: City Held Hostage Note: The appearance of hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by the National Museum of the USAF, the U.S. Air Force, or the Department of Defense, of the external website, or the information, products or services contained therein.