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Trump says cancel Air Force One contract

1 year 1 week 1 day ago Tuesday, December 06 2016 Dec 6, 2016 December 06, 2016 1:15 PM December 06, 2016 in News
Source: Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Donald Trump wants the government's contract for a new Air Force One canceled.

The president-elect tweeted that the contract with Boeing for a new presidential plane is costing $4 billion.

He later told reporters at Trump Tower that the manufacturer is "doing a little bit of a number" and the cost is "ridiculous."

Trump added that, "We want Boeing to make a lot of money, but not that much money."

The government has contracted with Boeing to build two or more new planes that would go into service around 2024.

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