November 4, 2017
President Trump arrived in Hawaii as he begins the longest trip to Asia by an American President in more than a quarter of a century.
The President and First Lady Melania were draped with leis after they arrived at Hickam Air Force Base Friday afternoon.
The commander in chief then met with Pacific Command Leader Admiral Harris where they discussed military operations in the pacific.
Later, the President and First Lady visited Pearl Harbor and the USS Arizona Memorial in honor of the U.S. sailors killed when Japan bombed the naval base in 1941.
President Trump’s visit to Japan, is the first stop on the five nation, 12 day trek which includes visits to South Korea, China, Vietnam, and the Philippines.