Source: Sacramento Bee
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President Barack Obama waves as he exits Air Force One on arrival to Austin-Bergstrom International Airport on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in Austin, Texas. Obama is spending the night in the Texas capital and on Thursday he will make a speech on the economy.
In this March 19, 2014 photo, Egyptians watch a m ...
Full article at: Sacramento Bee
1 day ago, 8:27am CDT
Source: Seattle Business Journal
Four engines just aren’t as efficient as two. And that's bad news for the 747.
That simple fact hung over Boeing’s quiet delivery of its 1,500th model 747 jumbo jet to Lufthansa, long one of the most steady of Boeing’s customers. The 747 has been a Boeing flagship plane for decades – it's even the model used for Air Force One.
But now more efficient planes are becoming popular and the 747 just can ...
Full article at: Seattle Business Journal
Jul 1 2014, 4:58pm CDT
The Air Force's 346th Test Squadron ensures the service's aircraft, including Air Force One, don't unintentionally leak important data. CNET Road ...
Full article at: CNet
Jun 30 2014, 6:00am CDT
Source: Car Craft
The Air Force's 346th Test Squadron ensures the service's aircraft, including Air Force One, don't unintentionally leak important data. CNET Road Trip 2014 was al ...
Full article at: Car Craft
Jun 30 2014, 6:00am CDT
Source: Minneapolis- St. Paul Business Journal
President Barack Obama was in the Twin Cities this week for a town hall, economic speech and party fundraiser, but stopped at many businesses along the way.
You don't have the motorcade, VIP priority at the airport or police closing roads along the way. But if you want to tour the Twin Cities like Obama, here's how to do it.
Start at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Authorities halt flights in and out of the airport for Air Force On ...
Full article at: Minneapolis- St. Paul Business Journal
Jun 27 2014, 12:10pm CDT
Source: The White House
Aboard Air Force One
En Route Minneapolis, Minnesota
11:55 A.M. EDT
MR. EARNEST: Good afternoon, everybody. I know we have a couple of Minnesotans on board, so I know there’s particular excitement back here about our ultimate destination this afternoon. Welcome aboard Air Force One as we make our way to the Twin Cities, where the President will have the chance to answer in person a letter he received from a working mom from Saint Anthony, Minnesot ...
Full article at: The White House
Jun 26 2014, 5:14pm CDT
Source: 101 Great Goals
After watching the United States take on Germany at the World Cup on Air Force One, US President Barack Obama touched down in Minnesota for an event.
When he got up on stage, the first message to come from the American President was a congratulations for Team USA.
Showing ”USA! USA!” in front of his podium, Obama appeared to get swept up in World Cup fever as he lavished praise on t ...
Full article at: 101 Great Goals
Jun 26 2014, 4:05pm CDT
Source: CBS Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – President Barack Obama is expected to arrive in Minneapolis early Thursday afternoon for what will be a rare two-day visit to the Twin Cities.
Obama will speak to crowds and attend a private fundraiser over the course of two days. He left Washington, D.C., late Thursday morning aboard Air Force One and landed at the Minneapolis-St. Bal International Airport at about 12:30 p.m.
It’s going to be ...
Full article at: CBS Minnesota
Jun 26 2014, 12:47pm CDT
The Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has offered Barack Obama a custom-made longboard shaped at Bennett Surfboards.
The precious gift looks like a surfboard version of Air Force One, the US President's private aircraft. It features the Presidential Seal, as well as the Australian and US flags.
Obama, who has already proved to be a superior waterman, will be able to test the ...
Full article at: SurferToday.com
Jun 15 2014, 5:10am CDT