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Aircraft and symbols. "Air Force One": the rest of a giant
Washington , USA - The new American president's plane will be a B-747/8
The "Air Force One" is retiring: the current presidential B-747/200 plane will be replaced by the new B-747/8. The choice was clear from the start because the choice was between the model produced by the stars and stripes giant Boeing and the A-380 from Airbus; to see the President flies on an European plane would be a serious blow to national pride (for more details, see also AVIONEWS). The...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency