This 1955 Aero Commander L-26B is nicknamed "Ike's Bird".  It was used by the Eisenhower Administration and the White House.  Its now owned and flying with the Commemorative Air Force... and coming to an airport near you.

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Videos of "Ike's Bird"

Click on the video above and watch as President Eisenhower flies aboard "Ike's Bird" as he travels from Washington DC to his farm in Gettysburg, PA.   

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Relive history by riding on the smallest plane to fly as Air Force One.  Sit in the President's seat and feel history come alive. Check out our Schedule to see where you can join a select group of privileged fliers aboard a Presidential aircraft.   

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Ike with his Air Force One pilot