It's Ridiculously Expensive to Fly the Most Famous Plane in the World

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Feb 19, 2015 10:11 AM
Taxpayers fork over $206,337 every hour the world's most famous plane is in flight, according to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) letter obtained by non-profit Judicial Watch. The FY15 cost per flying hour for Air Force One includes "fuel, flight consumables, depot level repairables, aircraft overhaul, and engine overhaul," according to the letter from the Department of the Air Force Headquarters Air Mobility Command to Judicial Watch.