Arts Edition Primetime

Sanibel to Siberia

Special | 26m 42s

Alaska artist R.T. Wallen spent two years on Sanibel Island, Florida, creating two 10-foot high bronze pilots. They commemorate the heroic Russian and American aviators who flew 8,000 warplanes from the U.S. to the Russian fronts under the Lend-Lease Program.

Aired: 04/15/08

Rating: NR

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