Chuck Hagel right at home on Pentagon in the sky with his Offutt crew
The E4-B is designed to survive an apocalyptic event, such as full-scale nuclear war. Here, crew members from the 1st Airborne Command and Control Squadron board an E-4B at Offutt Air Force Base during a simulated alert mission.
Posted: Thursday, June 13, 2013 12:00 am
ABOARD THE NATIONAL AIRBORNE OPERATIONS CENTER — Welcome to the Pentagon in the sky.
The E4-B is officially the National Airborne Operations Center, but the highly modified version of a Boeing 747-200 series is more popularly known as the “doomsday plane.”
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Thursday, June 13, 2013 12:00 am.