Edmond Audemars, a Swiss from Geneva, became the first aviator to fly an airplane from Paris to Berlin, Sept. 15, 1912. Flying his Blériot monoplane, the 590 mile long trip took over two days before he landed at Berlin's Johannisthal airfield.
The Star Weekly was a Canadian newsmagazine published by the Toronto Star. During the Second World War, an illustration appeared on the cover each week with a wartime theme. This one dated May 22, 1943 shows a raid over Berlin.