Stories tagged: Air Force One
Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 7:59 a.m.
Trump said to meet Boeing chief again over Air Force One
Boeing Chief Executive Officer Dennis Muilenburg will meet for the second time since the election with President-elect Donald Trump on Tuesday to discuss his company’s contract to build the next-generation …
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 11:56 a.m.
Boeing to relocate $30 billion defense division headquarters to Washington area
When Donald Trump occupies the White House in January, he will be a lot closer to the senior leaders at Boeing running the Air Force One program he has threatened …
Sat., Dec. 10, 2016
Trump manufactures Boeing issue
Trump has used the company as a punching bag in attacks on trade and now procurement costs. He must reconcile this stance with his promise to support American workers affected …
Wed., Dec. 7, 2016, 7:36 a.m.
Trump denies Air Force One threat is retaliation for Boeing CEO’s comments
President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to keep the existing Air Force One fleet flying into next decade unless Boeing reduces costs on replacement jets, and denied his broadside came …
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 4:57 p.m.
Fact check: The inaccuracies in Donald Trump’s Air Force One tweet
President-elect Donald Trump tweeted: “Boeing is building a brand new 747 Air Force One for future presidents, but costs are out of control, more than $4 billion. Cancel order!” How …
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 7:35 a.m.
Trump interjects himself in Air Force One, business deals
President-elect Donald Trump, a political newcomer who touts his corporate skills, turned businessman-in-chief Tuesday, first demanding the government cancel a multibillion-dollar order for new presidential planes and then hailing a …
Fri., Aug. 14, 2009
President’s plane in town for checkup
If you saw Air Force One flying low over the West Plains on Thursday, you weren’t hallucinating. One of two Air Force One planes used by the president landed at …
Thu., Aug. 13, 2009, 4:12 p.m.
AF 1 at Fairchild – sort of
Think you saw Air Force One flying low over the West Plains this afternoon? Well, you weren’t hallucinating.
Tue., April 28, 2009
Air Force One flyover near ground zero causes panic in New York
NEW YORK – One of the president’s official planes and a supersonic fighter jet zoomed past the lower Manhattan skyline in a flash just as the workday was beginning Monday. …
Sun., Jan. 18, 2009
Foreign wings may fly future president
For nearly two decades, Boeing Co.’s massive 747 jumbo jet has served as the president’s flying White House, awing world leaders and projecting America’s might wherever it landed. But in …