50th Anniversary of Francis Gary Powers’ U2 Shoot Down

2010 marked the 50th anniversary of The U-2 Incident in which my father, CIA pilot Francis Gary Powers, was shot down over the former Soviet Union. The following are some of the press and event coverage.

Print Media:

Quest article on 50th anniversary From the U-2 to CORONA: 50 Years Later

KnoxNews.com article on CWM exhibit 2010

Richmond Times-Dispatch – U-2 Exhibit – 1 14 2010

Boston Globe 2010 article


Radio Interviews:

WTOP radio interview 2010

BBC 50th anniversary shoot down interview 2

BBC 50th anniversary shoot down interview 1


TV Interviews:

RussiaToday.com Parade of Pride and Pain: 50 Years Later

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