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Obama guidance press schedule Sept. 30, 2016 Peres funeral Israel

President Barack Obama. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

From the White House…

THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 29, 2016

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2016

In the morning, the President will arrive in Israel to lead the U.S. delegation to participate in the funeral of former Israeli President Shimon Peres. The arrival at Ben Gurion International Airport will be open to pre-credentialed media.

Later in the morning, the President will attend a memorial service and private ceremony for former Israeli President Shimon Peres. The President will deliver remarks at the memorial service. The memorial service and private ceremony will be open to pre-credentialed media.

In the afternoon, the President will depart Israel en route Bangor, Maine, where Air Force One will refuel on the way back to Washington, DC. The departure from Ben Gurion International Airport will be open to pre-credentialed media, and the arrival on the South Lawn will be open press.

Out-of-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: NBC

Print: AFP

In-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: NBC

Print: The Guardian

Radio: AP

IDT

8:20AM THE PRESIDENT arrives in Tel Aviv, Israel

Ben Gurion International Airport, Tel Aviv, Israel

Open to Pre-Credentialed Media

9:30AM THE PRESIDENT attends the memorial service for former Israeli President Shimon Peres

Mount Herzl, Jerusalem

Open to Pre-Credentialed Media

12:30PM THE PRESIDENT attends a private ceremony for former Israeli President Shimon Peres

Mount Herzl, Jerusalem

Open to Pre-Credentialed Media

2:25PM THE PRESIDENT departs Tel Aviv, Israel

Ben Gurion International Airport, Tel Aviv, Israel

Open to Pre-Credentialed Media

EDT

6:00PM In-Town Pool Call Time

6:50PM THE PRESIDENT arrives in Bangor, Maine and Air Force Once refuels

Bangor International Airport, Bangor, Maine

7:35PM THE PRESIDENT departs Bangor, Maine en route Washington, DC

Bangor International Airport, Bangor, Maine

9:15PM THE PRESIDENT arrive Joint Base Andrews

Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage

9:30PM THE PRESIDENT arrives at the White House

South Lawn

Open Press (Final Gather 9:15PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

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