President Donald Trump reportedly isn’t happy with some aspects of the planes that carry him around the globe. But his issues with Air Force One have nothing to do with things like safety or performance. Rather, he wants a “more American” paint job and a bigger and better presidential bed, according to Axios.
Trump met earlier this year with executives from Boeing, including CEO Dennis Muilenburg, and the two parties agreed Boeing will develop two new Air Force One planes at a cost of roughly $3.9 billion. Trump also detailed his curious specifications for the planes. According to Axios:
We’re told that Trump wants a color scheme that “looks more American” and isn’t a “Jackie Kennedy color.” He doesn’t think the current blue (technically “luminous ultramarine”) represents the USA.
Some Air Force officials disagree, arguing that the current color scheme is “known around the world,” Axios reports. Doesn’t matter. Trump wants his planes