military industrial complex

AUDIO: Air Force One, Nov. 22, 1963, Moments After JFK Assassinated

You are listening to some of the air traffic conversations which took place throughout the afternoon of November 22, 1963. The White House Situation Room, code-named Crown, is providing updated information from the press ticker to the president's air crew in Dallas and to the crew of the plane carrying Secretary of State Dean Rusk. (Rusk's plane here is called "Wayside.") The code name "Volunteer" belongs to Lyndon Johnson.

Eisenhower warns us of the military industrial complex.

The military industrial complex of which President Dwight D. Eisenhower spoke is one and the same threat noted by President Kennedy in his speech regarding secret societies. It is the private control of government by covert means, by secret influence and unaccountable hands.