Chief's 747 at CHO? No.
A Hook reader living in the Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport flight path on Gentry Lane thought he saw a 747 coming over Wednesday morning September 2– with a light blue paint scheme like Air Force One,
the ride of the President. However, CHO director Barbara Hutchinson explains it was just a 757 out of Andrews Air Force Base doing touch and gos.
"They do them all the time," says Hutchinson, noting that a C-130 did the same thing yesterday. "Pilots are required to do them from time to time to keep their license."
Hutchinson didn't offer any more info about the vehicle, but a reporter couldn't help but notice that the Vice President's ride, Air Force Two (depicted here) is a 757...