Air Force One is shown landing in Orange County, but the only commercial airport in Orange County, California is John Wayne Airport, whose runways can not accommodate Boeing 747s (such as Air Force One). Presidents visiting Orange County normally land at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), the nearest airport capable of handling a 747. See more
[explaining to the President the event they are heading to
After the National Anthem, Lucy Bridges, the President's niece, will read a short poem. Speaker Templeton will make brief remarks and introduce you. Two shovels and some prearranged loose dirt will be stage right. After the speech, you and the Speaker will do the honors. Kelly will have the press pool pre-positioned to make the shot.
And that's our picture of the day.
The Speaker and I flinging dirt?