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Cancel order!, blasts Trump on hearing cost of Boeing's revamped Air Force One

Wednesday, December 7th 2016 - 10:13 UTC
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President-elect Donald Trump urged the government on Tuesday to cancel an order with Boeing Co for a revamped Air Force One, one of the most prominent symbols of the U.S. presidency, saying costs were out of control. It was the latest example of Trump using his podium, often via Twitter messages, to rattle companies and foreign countries as he seeks to shake up business as usual in Washington. Read full article

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  • Martin Woodhead

    its probably gone the way of the presidential helicopter farce. take a prefectly good helicopter then add everything you possibly could including a toilet and then have the bright idea of trying to raise the roof several inches so potus doesnt have to lower his head. then can't figure out why it costs billions over budget and is 2 heavy to fly.

    Dec 07th, 2016 - 02:03 pm - Link - Report abuse +4
  • Voice

    He wants it to be spent on the retrofit of Trump Towers as his presidential base...

    Dec 07th, 2016 - 02:45 pm - Link - Report abuse -3
  • chronic

    Boeing is reported to be reconsidering sending more production to China.

    Dec 07th, 2016 - 06:32 pm - Link - Report abuse -1
  • Voice

    I see you've been busy with all the down ticks throughout the threads...just come online have we...?

    Dec 07th, 2016 - 06:49 pm - Link - Report abuse -3
  • :o))

    Canceling the order for a revamped Air Force One is a great idea! Pressurizing Boeing Co can be very useful for the Trump Family & Co.

    Dec 08th, 2016 - 09:29 am - Link - Report abuse -1

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