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Every boy and girl in childhood dream to have your own personal aircraft, with pilots, soft toys, unlimited sweets and unlimited flights. What child and adult probably wouldn’t refused. These people dream definitely became a reality. We show you 5 of the aircraft of presidents and ex-presidents of different countries, which they move around the world. There you will find a gym, and luxurious bedrooms in a shared house in the sky.
Barack Obama and “Board of the Apocalypse”
The name “air force one” (Air Force One) was coined in the United States, this Callsign is used for the Board, which is the President. Obama has had two presidential Boeing VC-25 of the military modifications. The cost of each is 325 million dollars. The President has a bedroom with two sofas that fold out into a bed, toilet, shower and a private office.
On Board there are two kitchens, which allow you to feed up to 100 people at a time. Also includes operating table, supply of necessary drugs and medical personnel. The salon is divided into guest spots, designated secret service protection and media representatives. The Board was developed as the “doomsday plane”, or air General staff. He is able without refueling to cover a distance of 1/3 the length of the Equator.
Vladimir Putin and the flying Palace
The movement of all the officials of the Russian Federation provides a “Special flight detachment “Russia””. The number of aircraft carrying the Russian head of state and chief Ministers, is equal to six. Since 1996, the primary is the presidential plane Il-96-300PU — modified variant of the Il-96 passenger. Two letters in the acronym stand for “control point”.
Until the end of 2018 it is planned to replenish the squad with two more such aircraft. The cost of each liner will be about 5 billion rubles. From conventional aircraft, these machines are an expensive decoration, and improved communications equipment, allowing for the need to control nuclear forces of the country.
David Cameron and “Board of asceticism,”
Former Prime Minister of the UK got its own airplane for business flights recently. They became converted Airbus A330 with the ability to refuel in the air. It cost the taxpayers 10 million pounds. The government insists that a single plane at all will allow you to save a considerable sum, while charters cost a little expensive.
In VIP section, just two chairs separated by a curtain, seats 58 business-class delegations and hundreds of economy seats for journalists. Used in the finishing of the budget materials. This plane is designed to fly not only Prime Minister, but the Royal family and senior Ministers. In General, the real plane-the ascetic.
Francois Hollande and the aircraft named after another man’s wife
Since November 2010 the French presidential fleet of used Airbus A330-200, which cost the government $ 176 million Euro. On Board there is private space for guests, office, kitchen, sound-proof conference room for 12 people, a mini-operating. The aircraft can carry the freed hostages, including the injured.
The presidential fleet also includes two Falcon 7X aircraft purchased in 2009 and 2010. These planes are good for both long haul and short flights, and can accommodate 16 people. They are perfect for numerous delegations. During the presidential term of Nicolas Sarkozy is one of the two “valkanov” was named “Carla one” in honor of his wife, Carla Bruni.
Angela Merkel and the plane toy
The main aircraft of Germany — Airbus A340 that 10 years was a passenger liner, able to accommodate 143 passengers and is two times more than fits in the Boeing Barack Obama, even though they are roughly equal in size. The security system includes a verification program “friend or foe” and missile defense. The liner is able without refueling to fly at 13,500 miles.
For domestic flights, the Chancellor and other members of the leadership use two Airbus 319, each with a capacity of 44 passengers. For flights on short-distance among German politicians there are four small liner Global 5000 canadian company, Bombardier (pronounced “Bombardier”), with a capacity of just 13 passengers and can travel non-stop around 8 900 kilometers.
In June 2016, the Network appeared the photo of the Bombardier Global 5000 and Falcon 7X Merkel Hollande near Boeing 747-400 British rock band Iron Maiden. The photo was taken at Zurich airport. On the background of a huge airliner airplanes Merkel and Hollande looked ridiculous and the toy that spawned a wave of ironic comments.
“Dear passengers, our departure was delayed for a few minutes, as the plane, Angela Merkel was stuck in one of our engines” — so taunted users in the comments.
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