Trump, first lady watch air show at Maryland military base

President Donald Trump waves while walking with first lady Melania Trump to the Marine One helicopter on the South Lawn of the White House, Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, in Washington, while en route to Andrews Air Force Base. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. - First lady Melania Trump got to fly airplanes at an Air Force base in Maryland. Paper airplanes, that is.

Mrs. Trump tried her hand at sending a few through the air, calling one of the longer flights, "Niiiice." She was visiting students at an afterschool program at the Joint Base Andrews Youth Center.

President Donald Trump and his wife were observing an air show at Joint Base Andrews, the military base that is home to Air Force One, the presidential plane.

The Trumps were watching the air fleet demonstration and meeting with military families ahead of a trip to the president's New Jersey golf club for the weekend.


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