Obama visit: Planes spark F15 scramble

Obama visit: Planes spark F15 scramble

Sargodha : Pakistan | Jun 17, 2012 at 4:26 AM PDT
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F 15 fighter jet, officials said Saturday that the two aircraft was scrambled on two separate occasions by a single engine plane that President Barack Obama visits his hometown of Chicago for violating ban to intercept.

Two small planes "in and around Chicago," first stop was at approximately 10:30 am and 4:45 pm, on the other, North American Aerospace Defense Command said in a statement.

, NORAD said the aircraft without further incident and was taken out of restricted areas.

No details were given about the makeup of the aircraft. The second was a 172 Cessna.

Obama was in Chicago over the weekend to spend with your family and the Valerie Jarrett, a senior adviser to his daughter's wedding to attend.

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