Media instructions for the Vice President’s visit to Columbia and Charleston Feb. 13, 2020

Watch Vice President Pence’s address to the South Carolina Corp of Cadets Feb. 13 at approximately 4 p.m. EST at www.whitehouse.gov .

Office of the Vice President
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 11, 2020

VICE PRESIDENT MIKE PENCE TO VISIT SOUTH CAROLINA

On Thursday, February 13th, Vice President Pence will travel to Columbia, South Carolina. There, the Vice President will attend a Trump Victory luncheon. Following, the Vice President will travel to Charleston, South Carolina. There, he will deliver remarks to the South Carolina Corps of Cadets and participate in a Citadel Republican Society Patriot Dinner. Later that evening, he will return to Washington, D.C.

Media Details:
Vice President Pence’s Air Force Two Arrival in Columbia, SC

  Date:
Thursday, February 13, 2020
Location:
Columbia Metropolitan Airport
Eagle Aviation
2861 Aviation Way
West Columbia, SC 29170
 
Media Schedule
*All time is local, EST
 
8:30am-9:00am: Media call time and media pre-set for video cameras, tripods, and satellite trucks.
 
9:00am-10:00am: Airport access closed to press.
 
10:00am-10:30am: Media re-entrance and media call time for print reporters and still photographers.
 
10:55am: Air Force Two arrival.
 
Media Location Directions and Logistics:

  • Satellite truck parking is available in the parking lot of Eagle Aviation.
  • Press should proceed to the main entrance of Eagle Aviation upon arrival.
  • Media will set-up on a raised platform located directly in front of where Air Force Two will land.
  • Press not departing in the motorcade must remain on riser until the Vice President departs from the airport.

Coordinate Information:
Latitude: 33.9431
Longitude: -81.1165
 
Camera Throw: 120 feet
 
Cable Run: 300 feet
 
Media RSVP: Media must RSVP to pressrsvp@ovp.eop.gov by 5:00pm EST on Wednesday, February 12th with the below information. At the airport, you will be required to present your press credentials.
 
Full Name (First, Middle, Last):
Social Security Number:
Date of Birth:
City/State of Residence:
US Citizen (Y/N):
Network Affiliation:
Position (Camera, still photographer, reporter):
Cell Phone Number:
Email:
Event (Air Force Two Arrival in Columbia, SC):
*Note if you are arriving with a satellite truck.
 
**For all on site and additional logistical questions regarding Air Force Two’s arrival in Columbia, please contact Allan Betz at (202) 881-6731.**
 

Media Details:
Vice President Pence’s Air Force Two Arrival in Charleston, SC

  Date:
Thursday, February 13, 2020
 Location:
Joint Base Charleston
102 East Hill Boulevard
Charleston, SC 29404
 
Media Schedule
*All time is local, EST
 
10:15am-10:45am: Media call time and media pre-set for video cameras, tripods, and satellite trucks.
 
11:00am-1:00pm: Airport access closed to press.
 
1:00pm-2:00pm: Media re-entrance and media call time for print reporters and still photographers.
 
3:15pm: Air Force Two arrival.
 
Media Location Directions and Logistics:

  • Satellite truck parking is available and will be directed upon arrival.
  • Press should proceed to the Visitors Center for escort for both preset and call time.
  • No press will be allowed to enter base after 2:00pm.
  • Media will set-up on a raised platform located directly in front of where Air Force Two will land.
  • Press not departing in the motorcade must remain on riser until the Vice President departs from the airport.

Coordinate Information:
Latitude: 32.8947
Longitude: -80.0628
 
Camera Throw: 150 feet
 
Cable Run: 400 feet
 
Media RSVP: Media must RSVP to pressrsvp@ovp.eop.gov by 5:00pm EST on Wednesday, February 12th with the below information. At the airport, you will be required to present your press credentials.
 
Full Name (First, Middle, Last):
Social Security Number:
Date of Birth:
City/State of Residence:
Driver’s License State and Number:
US Citizen (Y/N):
Network Affiliation:
Position (Camera, still photographer, reporter):
Cell Phone Number:
Email:
Event (Air Force Two Arrival in Charleston, SC):
*Note if you are arriving with a satellite truck.
 
**For all on site and additional logistical questions regarding Air Force Two’s arrival in Charleston, please contact Dina Beaumont at (202) 881-9841.**