Sunday, Dec 04, 2022

Air Force One


He's 100% fine: White House after Joe Biden stumbles thrice while boarding Air Force One

March 20, 2021 10:38 pm

Videos shared widely on social media show the US president climbing about a dozen stairs before briefly losing his footing. He then appears to regain his balance and make it up a few more steps, only to trip again.

Trump pick for Pentagon post calls sexual assault claim 'completely false'

July 31, 2019 8:05 am

Spletstoser has accused Hyten of engaging in unwanted kissing and touching as well as rubbing up against her.

President with taste for planes has plan for Air Force One: Paint it red, white and blue

June 15, 2019 12:21 pm

For his part, Trump has made Air Force One a visual symbol not just for the presidency but for him. At his outdoor campaign rallies and events, the president enjoys having the plane parked behind him, and DJs at the events often make sure the theme song from the plane’s namesake movie is playing as he lands.

Comedian prank calls Donald Trump; airs conversation on podcast

June 30, 2018 11:19 am

Posing as New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez, comedian John Melendez said he contacted President Donald Trump on Wednesday night while he was on the presidential plane.

Donald Trump reaches deal with Boeing on new presidential planes

February 28, 2018 10:09 am

The agreement includes the two 747-800 aircraft and the cost of modifying the commercial planes with the equipment needed to support the president, including external stair, large galleys and a secure communications suite.

US Air Force, Boeing begin work on new Air Force One

February 03, 2016 9:23 am

The total cost of buying and converting the two planes is unknown, but the Air Force has requested $ 3 billion over five years for the program. The work should be done by 2024.

Mumbai, Jaipur, Ahmedabad airports too turned into fortresses for Air Force One

January 28, 2015 3:36 am

“There were rumours Air Force One could land at either Jaipur or Ahmedabad if visibility was not viable for landing at Delhi,” a source said.

US govt helped Boeing in fight against Airbus for max sales

January 04, 2011 12:01 am

The King of Saudi Arabia wanted the US to outfit his jet.

Air Force One costs a staggering $181K to run every hour

November 25, 2010 1:54 pm

The US military has provided an updated estimate on the cost of running Air Force One.

Off the camera

November 07, 2010 3:42 am

Air Force One touched down on runway 14 of the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport at 12:48 pm,exiting the runway via taxiway W1 to apron L,before coming to a stop at 12:51 pm.