810.79611 Tri Motors Safety Airways/193: Telegram

The Ambassador in France (Edge) to the Acting Secretary of State

35. A further despatch No. 183, February 3,45 concerning permission American Air Lines to traverse French territory, leaves by pouch tomorrow. Since it was drafted, Ministry of Commerce admits tenseness of situation and today informed Embassy it will shortly confer with Minister for Foreign Affairs regarding possibility of some type of temporary permission. Response on this latter point is expected end next week.

See also report of Military Attaché to War Department No. 15959 W, February 4.

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