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President Obama’s February 10 Visit to Springfield, Illinois – Part 4

The day after President Obama’s visit was ideal with weather and timing of the final C-17 visit. Unfortunately for me, it was parked next to the terminal where I knew the chances for prime photos were slim. I ALMOST didn’t bother to try. After I changed my mind, I walked over to the terminal’s north …

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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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