The jet-age mobility of the American presidency beginning in the 1960s corresponds directly to the nation's emergence as a super power. This is the story of the planes, the presidents, their staff, and their many trips across the nation and around the globe.planes arc powered by four General Electric cf6-8oc2Hi jet engines, each supplying 56, 700 pounds of thrust. ... era for the personal security of the president , the design of Air Force One embodies the latest advances in avionics and defensive capabilities. ... Air Force One had evolved into an essential arm of the American presidency, serving as an international symbol of the United States of America.
|Title||:||Air Force One|
|Publisher||:||Creative Publishing International - 2005-09-01|