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AF 1 at Fairchild – sort of

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Jim Camden
The Spokesman-Review

SPOKANE, Wash. - Think you saw Air Force One flying low over the West Plains this afternoon? Well, you weren't hallucinating.

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One of two planes used by the President as Air Force One did land at Fairchild Air Force Base Thursday afternoon. It's at the base for two days for an operations maintenance check after having depot maintenance elsewhere, Lt. Casey Osborne said.

Osborne said that was sort of like taking your car out for a spin after it's had a tune up, to see if everything's running properly.

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