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This it the first-ever Air Force One, the Columbine II. It carried President Dwight D. Eisenhower around the world from 1953-54 and is now baking in the Arizona desert.
This it the first-ever Air Force One, the Columbine II. It carried President Dwight D. Eisenhower around the world from 1953-54 and is now baking in the Arizona desert.

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    The first Air Force One is wasting away in the desert

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The first Air Force One is wasting away in the desert

You would expect the very first Air Force One to be preserved in a museum somewhere. But it isn't. It's literally baking on a patch of land in the Arizona desert.

The first Air Force One is wasting away in the desert

You would expect the very first Air Force One to be preserved in a museum somewhere. But it isn't. It's literally baking on a patch of land in the Arizona desert.