By Jim Hilgen 10:10am, March 17, 2013 - Updated 11:45am, March 17, 2013Vice President Biden is on his way to Rome for the inauguration of Pope Francis.
Biden is joined on Air Force 2 by other members of the presidential delegation.
Also going along for the ride are the VP's sister Valerie Biden Owens and his oldest granddaughter Naomi Biden.
Air Force 2 took off from Andrews Air Force Base around 9 a.m. Sunday.
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