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Trump Poses With Military Family Before Marine One

REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Saagar Enjeti White House Correspondent

President Donald Trump posed with the family of one of his departing U.S. Marine helicopter pilots after landing at the White House Friday.

U.S. President Donald Trump greets Marine One pilot Major Adam Horne and his family during Horne’s last day on the job after returning from a trip to Annapolis, Maryland, in Washington, U.S. May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Barria – RC12CCE93000

The pilot, Major Adam Horne, posed with his parents, wife, and children before the helicopter with Trump. The photo came just hours after Trump delivered the commencement address before the U.S. Naval Academy and shook hands with the nearly 1,110 graduates.

U.S. President Donald Trump congratulates a female graduate at the commissioning and graduation ceremony for U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2018 at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland, U.S., May 25, 2018. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque – RC1C86B959D0

“Major Horne is a 2005 graduate of the United States Naval Academy. Today marks his last flight after five years of service with HMX-1,” White House deputy press secretary Lindsay Walters said in a Friday statement.