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JFK's plane goes on display

Special Air Mission (SAM) 26000, President John F. Kennedy's Air Force One, is on display at the National Museum of the United States Air Force in the Presidential Gallery, Dayton, Ohio. SAM 26000 flew JFK's body from Dallas to Washington D.C. after his assassination, and Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in as the new president on the plane earlier in the day.

JFK's plane goes on display
The Special Air Mission (SAM) 26000, U.S. President John F. Kennedy's Air Force One, sits on display at the National Museum of the United States Air Force in the Presidential Gallery on November 20, 2013 in Dayton, Ohio. This SAM 26000 flew JFK's body from Dallas after he was assassinated on November 22, 1963 and where Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in as the new president while onboard. (Getty Images)
JFK's plane goes on display
Detail of the presidential seal on Special Air Mission (SAM) 26000, President John F. Kennedy's Air Force One, on display at the National Museum of the United States Air Force in the Presidential Gallery on November 20, 2013 in Dayton, Ohio. SAM 26000 flew JFK's body from Dallas to Washington D.C. Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in as the new president on the plane earlier in the day. (Getty Images)
JFK's plane goes on display
Special Air Mission (SAM) 26000, President John F. Kennedy's Air Force One, sits on display at the National Museum of the United States Air Force in the Presidential Gallery on November 20, 2013 in Dayton, Ohio. SAM 26000 flew JFK's body from Dallas to Washington D.C. Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in as the new president on the plane earlier in the day. (Getty Images)
JFK's plane goes on display
The cockpit of the Special Air Mission (SAM) 26000, U.S. President John F. Kennedy's Air Force One, sits on display at the National Museum of the United States Air Force in the Presidential Gallery on November 20, 2013 in Dayton, Ohio. This SAM 26000 flew JFK's body from Dallas after he was assassinated on November 22, 1963 and where Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in as the new president while onboard. (Getty Images)
JFK's plane goes on display
The cabin of the Special Air Mission (SAM) 26000, U.S. President John F. Kennedy's Air Force One, on display at the National Museum of the United States Air Force in the Presidential Gallery on November 20, 2013 in Dayton, Ohio. This SAM 26000 flew JFK's body from Dallas after he was assassinated on November 22, 1963 and where Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in as the new president while onboard. (Getty Images)
JFK's plane goes on display
The flight log of the Special Air Mission (SAM) 26000, U.S. President John F. Kennedy's Air Force One, sits on display at the National Museum of the United States Air Force in the Presidential Gallery on November 20, 2013 in Dayton, Ohio. This SAM 26000 flew JFK's body from Dallas after he was assassinated on November 22, 1963 and where Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in as the new president while onboard. (Getty Images)
JFK's plane goes on display
The Special Air Mission (SAM) 26000, U.S. President John F. Kennedy's Air Force One, sits on display at the National Museum of the United States Air Force in the Presidential Gallery on November 20, 2013 in Dayton, Ohio. This SAM 26000 flew JFK's body from Dallas after he was assassinated on November 22, 1963 and where Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in as the new president while onboard. (Getty Images)
JFK's plane goes on display
Special Air Mission (SAM) 26000, President John F. Kennedy's Air Force One, sits on display at the National Museum of the United States Air Force in the Presidential Gallery on November 20, 2013 in Dayton, Ohio. SAM 26000 flew JFK's body from Dallas to Washington D.C. Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in as the new president on the plane earlier in the day. (Getty Images)