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Vice President Mike Pence to visit
Peterson Air Force Base - 06/22/17 10:36 AM
COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO - On Friday, June 23, Vice President Mike Pence will travel to Colorado Springs, Colorado, to deliver remarks at the Focus on the Family 40th Anniversary Celebration. The Vice President will then visit Schriever Air Force Base where he will receive a briefing on the facility, have lunch with service members, and give remarks. Following, the Vice President will tour the Cheyenne Mountain Complex located at Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station. The Vice President will conclude his visit with a Gardner Victory Event.

Media Details:
Vice President Pence Air Force Two Arrival at Peterson Air Force Base
Date: Friday, June 23, 2017
Location: Peterson Air Force Base flight line -- Hangar 123 (Meet at West Gate)
125 Hamilton Ave.
Colorado Springs, CO 80914

Media Schedule
All time is local, MDT
7:00am Media call time at Peterson Air Force Base West Gate; Media is escorted to the flight line -- Hangar 123
7:30am Media pre-set
8:00-9:00am Security sweeps
9:00-9:45am Media re-entry
9:55am Air Force Two arrival

Media Location Directions and Logistics:
Media must be escorted from the arrival point at West Gate to the flight line
Sat trucks: Trucks can park on the northwest side of Hangar 123
Camera throw: 125ft
Cable run: 250ft
Provided on site: Media platform

Media Details:
Vice President Pence Delivers Remarks at Schriever Air Force Base
Date: Friday, June 23, 2017
Location: Schriever Air Force Base -- Visitors Center
1560 Enoch Rd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80930

Media Schedule
All time is local, MDT
11:00am Media call time at Schriever Air Force Base Visitors Center; Media is escorted to the Satellite Dish Dining Facility
11:30am Media arrives at the Satellite Dish Dining Facility
12:30pm Media set up; Media is not permitted to leave Satellite Dish Dining Facility
1:25pm Vice President delivers remarks

Media Location Directions and Logistics:
Media will meet Schriever Air Force Base Public Affairs staff at the Visitors Center for entry onto the base
Media will be transported onto the base in a military van; no access to press vehicles until departure
Sat trucks: Trucks can park at the Visitors Center but will not be able to go on the base
Camera throw: 75ft
Provided on site: Mult-box, power and TV quality lighting will be available. No wifi will be available.

RSVP: Media must RSVP to pressrsvp@ovp.eop.gov by 6:30am MDT (8:30am EDT) on Friday, June 23, with the below information. At the event, you will be required to present your press credential to enter the event area.

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