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10 Obscure Facts That Take Us Inside Air Force One

When considering the role of President of the United States, there are a lot of logistical things to configure. Sure, thinking about all of the responsibility that that role entails is overwhelming enough. Now, we also have to consider the likes of being able to get the president around. After all, he is one of the most powerful people in the entire world. It’s not like presidents can just catch an Uber or fly commercial. When it comes to flying, a simple private jet probably wouldn’t do, either. As the president is constantly working, the person in that role is going to need an airplane that’s just a little bit bigger and able to house more activity.

Therefore, as presidents have come and gone, we have seen the nature of their transportation evolve quite rapidly. With Air Force One, we see what is perhaps the grandest and most functional method of air travel possible. One would think that the president would simply be able to travel in a private jet but when having to arrange meetings in the sky with dozens of people, that wouldn’t necessarily facilitate such interaction. Therefore something much bigger with more features is deemed necessary.

By following along with the video below, week learn 10 things that we never really knew about Air Force One. From upgrades to technology implementation, this plane certainly is about the best that the air has to offer. We’d venture to include the idea that it has more features than most homes! It’s sort of operates as a miniature civilization in the sky.

After all, it’s able to carry around 100 people in addition to the crew. Oh yeah, and the crew isn’t just operating the plane. Instead, it has a fully staffed kitchen among other teams to make sure that everything goes smoothly up in the sky.