When the crew gets a flight taking journalists to Berlin to cover an important speech by President Kennedy, Maggie, who campaigned for him, is determined to meet JFK no matter what. Meanwhile, when her contact's safety is compromised, Kate tries to help the young woman escape East Germany; and painful memories of World War II force Colette to face her tragic past.
Did You Know?
This episode takes place in June 1963. See more
In a shot of the Berlin airport a 707 with the Lufthansa painting pattern logo is shown. In 1963, as a result of a post war agreement between USA, France, UK and the Soviet Union, Lufthansa was not allowed to fly between West Berlin and the rest of Germany. Only Pan Am, Air France and BEA (later British Airways) could take off and land on Tegel airport. See more
John F. Kennedy
[recording of his famous speech being played back
Ich bin ein Berliner.
You see, right there, he said 'I'm a Berliner'.
Yeah, in German, a 'Berliner' is a jelly donut.
He did not say 'I'm a jelly donut!'
Check your German dictionary.
References Singin' in the Rain
Performed by Jerry Raines See more