White House Man Most Responsible For Air Force One Scare of NY Resigns; Investigation Ongoing, Photo Released

Louis Caldera, the man who organized the low-flying Air Force One plane that panicked New York City, has delivered his resignation.

From Fox News

Louis Caldera, the man who organized the low-flying Air Force One plane that panicked New York City, has delivered his resignation.

President Obama accepted the resignation on Friday, White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs said in a statement. 

Obama has also asked Jim Messina, his deputy chief of staff, and Defense Secretary Robert Gates or his designee “to jointly review the organizational structure of the White House Military Office and the reporting relationship of its components to the White House and the Air Force, and to make recommendations to him to ensure that such an incident never occurs again, Gibbs said.

In this photograph released by the White House, Air Force One ...

In this photograph released by the White House, Air Force One flies over the Statue of Liberty in New York in this undated photograph.

(AP Photo/The White House)
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Caldera apologized for the April 27 incident.

Gates had ordered a review of notification procedures for high-visibility “training events” such as the Air Force One photo shoot that flew over the Manhattan skyline, striking fear in the hearts of New Yorkers. 

Read the rest:
http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2009/0
5/08/white-house-release-new-york-flyo
ver-photo-friday/

New York Times:
http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/05/08/after-air-force-one-flyover-military-office-director-resigns/?hp:
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http://www.butasforme.com/2009/05/08/in
-obama-administration-who-is-minding-the
-store-secdef-critical-of-basic-planning/

http://michellemalkin.com/2009/05/08
/late-friday-afternoon-personnel-dum
p-scare-force-one-staffer-resigns/

Related
http://althouse.blogspot.com/2009/
05/air-force-1-flight-over-nyc-cant.html

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