Monthly Archives: February, 2016

February 10 Presidential Visit to Springfield – Part 2

About lunchtime February 9, another C-17 from McGuire arrived and shut down across the field at Standard Aero. Barricades barring vehicles from parking between terminal and ANG fence had been erected, but I walked around them to take photographs directly behind the fence that separated the parking lot from the rest of the airport. I …

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February 10 Presidential Visit to Springfield

I thought the first C-17 support aircraft visited Springfield December 5, but I learned from a friend that I missed the first which came earlier. I was working in AeroKnow Museum’s Intake Room and happened to see this bird rolling out after landing on Runway 4. By the time I had retrieved both cameras from …

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