President Kennedy's Air Force One Blanket Note: This item is currently in storage. This is a light blue blanket with a dark blue Presidential Seal featured in the center. This blanket was used by President Kennedy while flying aboard Air Force One. It was safeguarded by the pilot, James B. Swindal, on Nov. 22, 1963, the day of Kennedy's assassination. Donated from the Estate of James B. & Emily M. Swindal, through their daughter, Kathryn E. Swindal. Click here to return to the Featured Accessions index. Find Out More Related Fact Sheets 50th Anniversary of President Kennedy's Assassination (Nov. 22, 2013) Boeing VC-137C SAM 26000 (Air Force One) Note: The appearance of hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by the National Museum of the USAF, the U.S. Air Force, or the Department of Defense, of the external website, or the information, products or services contained therein.