The first aircraft to carry the callsign "Air Force One", a Lockheed Constellation which flew President Dwight D. Eisenhower from 1953-1954, returned to flight on March 19, 2016, taking off from Marana airport in Marana, Arizona.

Original AF One

11 July 2016

Plane That Once Flew Eisenhower Is Being Restored To 1950s Condition

A 90th Fighter Squadron F-22A Raptor escorts a Russian TU-95 Bear flying near the Alaskan NORAD Region airspace Nov. 22, 2007. This marked the first time a Raptor was called upon to support the ANR mission.

Arctic Vigil

5 July 2016

Raptors at the ready to defend sovereign skies