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.

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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.

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The U-2 Incident- A U.S. spy plane was shot down over Russia resulting in the death if the pilot.

The U-2 Incident- A U.S. spy plane was shot down over Russia resulting in the death if the pilot.

U-2 Incident: The 1960 U-2 incident occurred during the Cold War on 1 May 1960, during the presidency of Dwight D. Eisenhower and the premiership of Nikita Khrushchev, when a United States U-2 spy plane was shot down while in Soviet airspace.

U-2 Incident: The 1960 U-2 incident occurred during the Cold War on 1 May 1960, during the presidency of Dwight D. Eisenhower and the premiership of Nikita Khrushchev, when a United States U-2 spy plane was shot down while in Soviet airspace.

Austin Stowell Upcoming Movie Is Inspired By The 1960 U-2 Incident
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Francis Gary Powers - The U-2 Incident | Google Earth Community Forums
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Operation Overflight: A Memoir of the U-2 Incident: Francis Gary Powers, Curt Gentry

Operation Overflight: A Memoir of the U-2 Incident: Francis Gary Powers, Curt Gentry

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The Cold War Museum - not yet open to the public - but it's coming to Vint Hill at 7168 Lineweaver Rd, Warrenton, Virginia 20187

The Cold War Museum - not yet open to the public - but it's coming to Vint Hill at 7168 Lineweaver Rd, Warrenton, Virginia 20187

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U-2 incident- happened during the Cold War. A United States U-2 spy plane was shot down while flying through Soviet airspace.

U-2 incident- happened during the Cold War. A United States U-2 spy plane was shot down while flying through Soviet airspace.

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