824.796/77: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Minister in Bolivia ( Jenkins )

4. Your 456, November 5.1 Please report whether in your opinion Bolivian Government would be agreeable to a plan whereby in return for elimination of German influence and management in Lloyd Aéreo Boliviano this Government would undertake to make equipment available either to this company or to a qualified American air carrier which would obtain a management contract. If an American air carrier is permitted to replace the German management and influence in L.A.B.,2 this Government would be prepared also to arrange with such carrier for such extension of services as may be necessary and for the training of Bolivian flight and ground personnel.

  1. Not printed.
  2. Lloyd Aéreo Boliviano.