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Tim Parker

Grand Forks pilot chosen to fly Biden, other VIPs

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Lt. Col. Tim Parker, a 1988 graduate of East Grand Forks (Minn.) Senior High and a tanker pilot at Grand Forks Air Force Base, soon will be flying Vice President Joe Biden around the world, as well as first lady Michelle Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.


Parker has been selected to be part of the 89th Airlift Wing, the Air Force unit tasked with flying around the president, veep and the rest of the top people in American government.

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