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Presidential funeral train will be first in nearly 50 years
AUSTIN, Texas -- The locomotive was painted to resemble Air Force One, but George H.W. Bush joked that if it had been around during his presidency, he might have preferred to ride the rails instead of taking to the skies. "I might have left Air Force One behind," Bush quipped during the 2005 unveiling of 4141, a blue and gray locomotive commissioned in honor of the 41st president and unveiled at Texas A&M University.