President Trump shakes hands during brief JBER refueling stop on trip to Japan
President Donald Trump on Friday made a brief stop at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson to refuel Air Force One on his way to Japan. The president will spend four days in the island nation to meet with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, attend a sumo match and other activities.
Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy joined the president on board Air Force One while on the tarmac to talk about Alaska-centric issues, according to a release from Duneavy's office, including resource development and growing Alaska's economy.
Air Force One touched down before 4 p.m. The president deplaned to meet with military service members and take photos with those in attendance.
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