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The new Air Force One? Maybe two B-747 airplanes built for a Russian airline
Rome, Italy - The aircraft should be modified according to the guidelines of the Pentagon, US press reported the rumor
According to rumors by the American press the US Air Force and the manufacturer Boeing would be negotiating a deal for the sale of two B-747/8 aircraft -which were already built and never delivered to the now failed Russian Transaero Airlines- to change them into the new Air Force One, the airplanes on which the US presidents fly. Using already manufactured aircraft would allow to cut costs as the...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency