Aircraft Photo of 61-2492 / 12492 | Lockheed VC-140B JetStar (L-1329) | USA - Air Force | AirHistory.net #54987
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:61-2492
Alternate Serial:12492
Military Code:111
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed L-1329 JetStar
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed L-1329 JetStar (C-140)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed VC-140B JetStar (L-1329)
C/n (msn):5031
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Location
City / Airport:Dayton - Wright-Patterson AFB / Wright AFB (closed)Map
Region / Country:Ohio, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: -   IATA: -   Local: DWF   Other: -
Collection:United States Air Force Museum
 
Photo Date:10 March 2015
Photo by:Gary Vincent
Photo ID: 54987
Photo Comment

One of six Lockheed VC-140B JetStars used to transport the President of the United States that the USAF bought in 1961. The VIP Jetstars were were known to occasionally be called "Air Force One Half." This aircraft, retired in 1987, carried Presidents Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan a number of times.

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