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LBJ's Air Force One is staying in Dayton
Attempt by presidential library in Austin to relocate it fails
by WKSU's M.L. SCHULTZE


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M.L. Schultze
 
The library argued that the plane has special significance to LBJ. Ohio argued it is a key piece of Air Force history.
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The Air Force is promising that LBJ’s Air Force One will stay in Ohio permanently. 

The plane where LBJ took the oath of office after John Kennedy’s assassination has been housed at Air Force museum in Dayton. But the LBJ Presidential Library had asked that it be relocated to Austin, Texas. 

That raised protests from Ohio’s congressional delegation, and the Air Force announced today the plane is not going anywhere. 

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