Monday, October 5, 2009

Air Force One Hourly Cost

The Pentagon reports that it costs $100,219.00 per hour to fly Air Force One without the President aboard. We can substantially "up" that cost with a presidential security detail, and other attendants to heirachy included.

Air Force One

The $100,219.00 estimate is up from the 2006 figure of $56,518.00 per hour.

The latest figures from the Pentagon do not include maintenance, and perhaps other "support" costs.

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