NYCA330 From United States of America, joined Mar 2005, 124 posts, RR: 0 Posted (9 years 2 months 1 week 2 days 16 hours ago) and read 12586 times:
I see that Ahmadinejad is in New York. Where did he fly in to (I assume JFK) and what on? For that matter, the same question applies to other world leaders (e.g. whoever cuba sent)... Anything on flightaware?
LTBEWR From United States of America, joined Jan 2004, 13692 posts, RR: 17
Reply 24, posted (9 years 2 months 1 week 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 9909 times:
I didn't know that SWF is the 'parking lot' of such aircraft after dropping off their leader's and related pax at JFK.
As to SWF, note the C-5's in the background. For those who don't know, SWF is also a NY State Air National Guard Base, whom have an operations base of a number of C-5's (seen as many as 5 parked side by side there - impressive sight) and other Military freight aircraft. As part military facility, SWF probably also offers considerable security structure and staff for such aircraft.
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