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Ten Reasons Why Obama Should Travel to Armenia on April 24

Harut Sassounian | Posted 05.30.2015 | World
Harut Sassounian

Armenia's President Serzh Sargsyan has invited several world leaders to Yerevan on April 24 to commemorate the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide. Here are 10 reasons why Air Force One should make an auspicious landing in Yerevan's Zvartnots International Airport on April 24.

This Is The Plane That Will Be The New Air Force One

Reuters | Posted 03.30.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Jan 28 (Reuters) - The U.S. Air Force plans to announce on Wednesday that it has decided to use Boeing Co's commercial 747-8 airliner t...

The Best Of Harrison Ford's Reddit AMA, Including A Non-Thought About Whether Han Or Greedo Shot First

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 04.13.2014 | Entertainment

Harrison Ford is most readily associated with the "Star Wars" and "Indiana Jones" franchise, but it turns out neither is the movie that fans frequentl...

Fight Over Monumental Air Force One Unfolds

Reuters | Posted 03.17.2014 | Politics

By Jon Herskovitz AUSTIN, Texas, Jan 15 (Reuters) - The foundation that backs the library for President Lyndon Baines Johnson is locki...

Air Force One Escape Pod Character Test

Alexander Wooley | Posted 02.25.2014 | Comedy
Alexander Wooley

At a party this holiday season, we played a game whereby you identify famous people using the minimum number of word-clues, and as fast as possible. T...

Obama Family Begins Its Annual Hawaii Vacation

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 12.21.2013 | Politics

HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama has begun his annual winter vacation in Hawaii. The president, first lady Michelle Obama and daughters Sasha...

Harrison Ford Was Just As Handsome In 1980

Posted 11.08.2013 | Fifty

Before he was a president duking it out with terrorists on "Air Force One" or even before he was a fugitive, Harrison Ford was just a man trying to ma...

Obama Begins 3-Day Trip To Sweden

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 09.04.2013 | World

STOCKHOLM -- President Barack Obama is opening a three-day overseas trip with a stop in the Swedish capital of Stockholm. Air Force One touched down ...

Auction To Be Reset For Former Presidential Jet

AP | Posted 05.31.2013 | Politics

MESA, Ariz. -- An auction for an airplane that was once part of the presidential fleet will begin again now that the government has sold a collection ...

The Batty Battalion

Will Durst | Posted 07.10.2013 | Comedy
Will Durst

The Washington punditry has banded together to float the notion that President Obama's second term agenda has stalled. Holey moley, guys. You left the movie before the opening credits rolled.

Air Force One For Sale

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 05.09.2013 | Politics

Ever dreamed of owning Air Force One? Now you can! Technically, a president has to be in an Air Force jet for it to be officially called Air Force ...

As Obama Signals Surrender to TransCanada, It's Time to Focus on Keystone XL's Southern Leg

Tom Weis | Posted 05.21.2013 | Green
Tom Weis

Why aren't all Keystone XL opponents loudly demanding that President Obama stop construction of the pipeline's 485-mile southern leg that is destroying the lives of our fellow Americans in Texas and Oklahoma?

The Pipeline President: Obama's Keystone XL

Tom Weis | Posted 03.13.2013 | Green
Tom Weis

The minute we see President Obama use the powers of his presidency to end this immoral assault on America is the day we'll know he is ready to deal with a climate spiraling out of control on his watch.

INFOGRAPHIC: How To Travel Like A President

FlipKey | Posted 12.11.2012 | Travel
FlipKey

If you're a frequent flier, then you may have noted the ease with which both President Obama and Governor Romney move along the campaign trail.

Hacker Shows Air Traffic Control Danger With 'Ghost Planes'

Posted 09.26.2012 | Travel

Andrei Costin, a Cypriad hacker, gave an unnerving demonstration outlining the weaknesses of air traffic control systems today at the Black Hat hackin...

The Truth About Obama's Air Force One Phone Call

Maggie Van Ostrand | Posted 09.01.2012 | Politics
Maggie Van Ostrand

Lloyd Grove has distorted President Obama's fundraising phone call of June 29. I was on that call. The president did not "beg," "ramble," or sound like "a dog-tired idealist forced to grapple painfully with hard reality." Give me a break.

Past Presidents Have Campaigned for Re-Election on Air Force One... So Why Is Obama Treated Differently?

Dee Evans | Posted 06.27.2012 | Politics
Dee Evans

Just having the media discussing it non-stop gets the idea in the minds of some voters that there is some kind of Obama taxpayer mischief going on and before you know it, voila, the media has unwittingly done their job for them! Bravo RNC!

Every Former President Has Campaigned for Re-Election on Air Force One. So Why Is Obama Different?

Dee Evans | Posted 06.26.2012 | Politics
Dee Evans

Reince Priebus, Chairman of the Republican National Committee, has filed a complaint with the Government Accountability Office saying that President Obama has "crossed the line" by campaigning for re-election on Air Force One. Really?

WATCH: Inside Air Force Airlines, How The President Flies

Posted 02.10.2012 | Travel

Cramped seating, dubious food, sometimes standoffish flight attendants -- such is the experience typical Americans have come to expect while flying. B...

Tape Reveals Chilling Moments After JFK Assassination

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 02.01.2012 | Politics

PHILADELPHIA -- A long-lost version of an Air Force One recording made right after President John F. Kennedy's assassination can now be heard by the g...

Fantasy Caucus: The Best Movie & TV Presidents

Posted 03.04.2012 | Entertainment

As the Iowa Caucuses kick off the 2012 Presidential Election season in earnest, there is a palpable enthusiasm gap for voters on both sides of the ais...

Massachusetts Airport Sues Secret Service Over Obama Visit

AP | Posted 11.29.2011 | Travel

BOSTON -- The owner of a small Massachusetts airport has sued the Secret Service for $676,000 for damage he says was caused by President Barack Obama'...

Fighter Jets Intercept 75-Year-Old Woman's Plane During Obama Chicago Visit

AP | Posted 11.08.2011 | Chicago

SOUTH BARRINGTON, Ill. — Two F-16 fighter jets intercepted a plane flown by a 75-year-old woman after it entered restricted airspace during Pres...

Sarkozy's Presidential Plane Is Totally Tricked Out

AOL Travel News | Posted 09.26.2011 | Travel

While the Royal Couple flew commercial across the Atlantic and David Cameron and his wife took budget airline Ryanair on their holiday last summer, Fr...

PHOTOS: Harrison Ford Turns 69-Years Old! Here Are His Most Iconic Roles

Posted 09.13.2011 | Entertainment

Harrison Ford turns 69 years old on Wednesday, but really, you'd think a guy who helped defeat Darth Vader and the evil Empire a long time ago, in a g...