Joseph J. Sofet Air Force One Collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
The Joseph J. Sofet Air Force One Collection is a small collection of materials collected by Col. Joseph J. Sofet, pilot for Air Force One aircraft, VC-137B SAM970 and VC-137C SAM26000. The collection includes clippings about Sofet and his career as a pilot for Air Force One and about SAM970; photocopies of images of Sofet and Air Force one aircraft; matchbook covers branded for Air Force One and the President of the United States; an undated color 8x10" photograph of SAM26000 signed by the crew, including Sofet; a program from the retirement ceremony of SAM970 at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland, 1996; and a DVD made in 2006 about Sofet.
- circa 1960s-2006
- Sofet, Joseph J. (Person)
Language of Materials
All materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research and is accessible in the Dahlberg Research Center by appointment. For more information contact us.
Conditions Governing Use
The Museum of Flight (TMOF) Archives is the owner of the physical materials in the archives and makes available reproductions for research, publication, and other uses. Written permission must be obtained from TMOF archives before any publication use. TMOF does not necessarily hold copyright to all of the materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use may require seeking additional authorization from copyright owners. Consult repository for more details.
.1 Cubic Feet (1 expandable file folder)
- Air Force One (Presidential aircraft)
- Air pilots, Military
- Boeing VC-137B (707-120) "Air Force One"
- Boeing VC-137C
- Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963
- TMOF Aircraft
- United States. Air Force
- clippings (information artifacts)
- photographic prints
- programs (documents)
- signatures (names)
- Guide to the Joseph J. Sofet Air Force One Collection
- Completed - Level 1
- N. Davis
- Description rules
- Language of description
- Edition statement
- 1st edition