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Biden falls three times while climbing aboard Air Force One

President Joe Biden tripped and fell three times on the stairs of Air Force One before flying to Atlanta, Georgia today.

The 78-year-old tripped and stumbled as he attempted to run up the steps, à la Obama, boarding Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews. He appears to be uninjured.

Despite falling to his knees, Biden quickly recovered, brushed off his pants and eventually made it to the top of the stairs, giving a salute before entering the aircraft.

From one camera angle, Biden’s entire torso went out of view when he stumbled the second time, though his hand can be seen still holding onto the railing of the jet stairs. Biden then got up and made it the rest of the way up the jet stairs.

“Out of an abundance of caution, he will be examined this afternoon by an orthopedist.”

Biden wore a boot after he fractured his foot in December while chasing his dog.

President Biden is not the first leader of the free world to take a tumble on the steps of Air Force One. Former President Gerald Ford fell down the stairs in the rain.