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Airforce One At MIA Today  
User currently offlineespgtr From United States of America, joined Feb 2010, 13 posts, RR: 0
Posted (1 year 2 months 1 week 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 3131 times:

The President is coming to Miami tonight. Any ideas which runway they will use. I would going down to try to get some landing pictures.

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User currently offlineA388 From Netherlands Antilles, joined May 2001, 9768 posts, RR: 11
Reply 1, posted (1 year 2 months 1 week 1 day 13 hours ago) and read 3109 times:

If you want to upload your photos on the web, I dont' think it is of much use to photograph a landing aircraft at night as that is very difficult/almost impossible actually. For your personal collection, however, nice of course 

A388


User currently offlineespgtr From United States of America, joined Feb 2010, 13 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (1 year 2 months 1 week 1 day 11 hours ago) and read 3101 times:

It's more personal, but it lands at 5pm so it will be pleanty of light.

User currently offlineespgtr From United States of America, joined Feb 2010, 13 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (1 year 2 months 1 week 10 hours ago) and read 3041 times:




It was just too cloudy for any good light.


User currently offline727LOVER From United States of America, joined Oct 2001, 6422 posts, RR: 17
Reply 4, posted (1 year 2 months 5 days 18 hours ago) and read 2977 times:

Is that El Dorado???? I'm amazed one is allowed to be THERE...... while THAT is landing.


Listen Betty, don't start up with your 'White Zone' s*** again.
User currently offlineespgtr From United States of America, joined Feb 2010, 13 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (1 year 2 months 5 days 16 hours ago) and read 2972 times:

Yes is was El Dorado.There was a Miami PD car there and that was it. When AF1 called in 12 miles out they stopped all traiifc on the roads that were inline with the approach.

User currently offlinejpmagero From United States of America, joined Apr 2012, 173 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (1 year 2 months 5 days 13 hours ago) and read 2962 times:
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Wow...when Air Force One landed here in Fort Myers, they closed down the observation area at 6am, about 4 hours before it landed. Pleasantly surprised they left El Dorado "open".


John M - Aussie expat in the US
User currently offlinegabik001 From Poland, joined Jun 2005, 206 posts, RR: 1
Reply 7, posted (1 year 2 months 4 days 17 hours ago) and read 2917 times:

Cool , nice shot. Here , in Chicago, when AF1 is expected we have more police on the roads but no kicking out planespotters. CPD helicopter usually sircling around and before final aproach they watching aproaching glidepath. Actually we have no observation area at ORD but AF1 mostly arriving on 32R/14L so we have some specific places to get proper photo. There were maybe 2 or 3 arrivals that AF1 suprised everyone. Last time she should land on 14L but I heard on radio that they were vectoring her to 22R once AF1 finally arrived on 9L (no aicrafts landed before on this rwy except FAA testing a/c) so that was big suprise. Only one guy was in proper place (he didn't know) and got some cool pictures. He was just there (end of Wolf Rd) to see airport situation during arrival but had camera ready.


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