CIA HISTORICAL REVIEW
MEMORANDUM FORt Mr. Waner
Plana Alpha and
At the and of the meeting in tbe Director'* office tolaaised the question of the air-born* attack proposed in9 andalled to Mr. Dulles' attention the field'* report, which is.
I asked what should be our position in the event that Lincoln, in the course of the night, putsroposal to execute this operation. Our reply would be that ve favor In principle this operation, provided it can be done withoutriak of our total asset, and provided that our Intelligence indicates that the first group would not landhat the operationeasonable degree of ending favorably, therefore, we would desire to see Lincoln'* final plan for this operation before recommending Ita execution.