ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
Polishing the presidential plane, 1966
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: August 22, 2017
Bob Milnes ©Stars and Stripes
Andrews Air Force Base, Md., July, 1966: Members of the maintenance crew for the fleet of presidential aircraft polish the exterior of the plane that's known as SAM 26000 while in the hangar, but as Air Force One with President Lyndon Johnson aboard. This aircraft is now on display at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Dayton, Ohio.
Stars and Stripes' 1966 story about the presidential aircraft fleet.