President Barack Obama boards Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base before traveling to Miami in April. The two 747-200B jumbo jets that often carry the Air Force One call sign are getting old, and so Obama is planning to have new presidential aircraft assembled for a successor.
President Barack Obama boards Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base before traveling to Miami in April. The two 747-200B jumbo jets that often carry the Air Force One call sign are getting old, and so Obama is planning to have new presidential aircraft assembled for a successor. STEPHEN CROWLEY The New York Times file
President Barack Obama boards Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base before traveling to Miami in April. The two 747-200B jumbo jets that often carry the Air Force One call sign are getting old, and so Obama is planning to have new presidential aircraft assembled for a successor. STEPHEN CROWLEY The New York Times file

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