February 10, 1962 Captured American spy pilot Francis Gary Powers is exchanged for captured Soviet spy Rudolf Abel in Berlin    Francis Gary Powers (August 17, 1929 – August 1, 1977) was an American pilot whose Central Intelligence Agency  U-2 spy plane was shot down while flying a reconnaissance mission over Soviet Union airspace, causing the 1960 U-2 incident.

February 10, 1962 Captured American spy pilot Francis Gary Powers is exchanged for captured Soviet spy Rudolf Abel in Berlin Francis Gary Powers (August 17, 1929 – August 1, 1977) was an American pilot whose Central Intelligence Agency U-2 spy plane was shot down while flying a reconnaissance mission over Soviet Union airspace, causing the 1960 U-2 incident.

U-2 spy plane pilots get Key lime pie, hash browns and more | Fox News

U-2 spy plane pilots get Key lime pie, hash browns and more

U-2 spy plane pilots get Key lime pie, hash browns and more | Fox News

U-2, Spy Plane I saw one of these up close when I was a Flight Surgeon in Thailand during the Vietnam War

U-2, Spy Plane I saw one of these up close when I was a Flight Surgeon in Thailand during the Vietnam War

The 1960 U-2 incident occurred during the Cold War on 1 May 1960, during the presidency of Dwight Eisenhower and during the leadership of Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev, when a United States U-2 spy plane was shot down over the airspace of the Soviet Union.

The 1960 U-2 incident occurred during the Cold War on 1 May 1960, during the presidency of Dwight Eisenhower and during the leadership of Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev, when a United States U-2 spy plane was shot down over the airspace of the Soviet Union.

Major Merryl (David) Tengesdal The First and Only Black Woman to Fly the Air Forces Elite U-2 Spy Plane

Major Merryl (David) Tengesdal The First and Only Black Woman to Fly the Air Forces Elite U-2 Spy Plane

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From the Cuban missile crisis overflights to missions in support of United Nations weapons inspection teams in Iraq, the U-2 spy plane performs a diverse array of intelligence gathering operations. ©  CORBIS SYGMA

From the Cuban missile crisis overflights to missions in support of United Nations weapons inspection teams in Iraq, the U-2 spy plane performs a diverse array of intelligence gathering operations. © CORBIS SYGMA

On this day in history May 1st 1960 Francis Gary Powers is shot down over the Soviet Union taking photos from his Lockheed U-2 reconnaissance plane. This incident froze whatever diplomatic strides had been made in the fifties and built even greater levels of distrust between the powers. #history #fanpage #followme by quick.history

On this day in history May 1st 1960 Francis Gary Powers is shot down over the Soviet Union taking photos from his Lockheed U-2 reconnaissance plane. This incident froze whatever diplomatic strides had been made in the fifties and built even greater levels of distrust between the powers. #history #fanpage #followme by quick.history

Still Mysterious: Gary Powers and the Spy Plane Incident: 1962: Gary Powers, the American spy pilot shot down over Russia, with a model of the U 2 spy plane at a Senate Armed Forces Committee in Washington.

Still Mysterious: Gary Powers and the Spy Plane Incident

Still Mysterious: Gary Powers and the Spy Plane Incident: 1962: Gary Powers, the American spy pilot shot down over Russia, with a model of the U 2 spy plane at a Senate Armed Forces Committee in Washington.

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