Berlin Companion Podcast Ep. 3: HANNA FLIES TO HELL

In April 1945, as the Red Army was closing its grip on Berlin, coming closer and closer to Hitler’s last refuge under the Chancellery gardens, one of his favourite pilots managed to fly a small aeroplane into the burning capital and land it near Brandenburg Gate. On board she carried a wounded future head of the Nazi Luftwaffe.

Aircraft Capitan Hanna Reitsch. Here is the story of her remarkable Berlin coup. And of her post-war denial.

Ep 5 SOUND IN BERLIN Berlin Companion Podcast

The 1920s in Berlin were an incredible time, full both of misery and wonder. It was the time which brought both the worst and the best in people who lived there. And sometimes it helped pave way for genius. Or future classics.Episode 5 of Berlin Companion Podcast tells the story of one such classic made in Berlin.Sound effects:BBC Sound Effects Archive bbc_animals—_07037493 piegeons cooingbbc_animals fighting for food Freesound "Suspense Comedy" by Tyops " Ambient Traut" by Vann Westfold" Silent Movie – Sam Fox – Hurry Music" by FreqMan Storyblocks Main theme: “Assembly Line Frustration" © Ionics Music | TerraSound.deYou can follow Berlin Companion on:Twitter at @kreuzberged and @BerlinCompanionWordpress blog at kreuzberged.comand via all most popular podcast streaming services out there.To support the podcast via Buy Me A Coffee click the link below. Many thanks, time-travellers!Support the show
  1. Ep 5 SOUND IN BERLIN
  2. Ep. 4 Landing in Berlin
  3. EP. 3 HANNA FLIES TO HELL – THE LAST DAYS OF THE THIRD REICH IN BERLIN
  4. EP.2 TREFFPUNKT 8 UHR: BERLIN CLOCKS
  5. EP. 1 BERLIN O'CLOCK