Air force United States consider the acquisition of two aircraft “Boeing-747-8”, which was previously intended for the Russian airline “Transaero”. However, the aircraft was not purchased due to the bankruptcy of the company.
The cost of the aircraft has not been disclosed, however, the average liner of this type is estimated at 386,8 million dollars. However, in the case of acquisition, both sides waiting for deep modernization.
In turn, the Corporation “Boeing” confirmed the fact of negotiations. Note that two aircraft were ordered “Transaero” in 2013, but the company has not bought them out of bankruptcy. Currently, they are preserved and stored in the Mojave desert in California.
Note that you can update the Park of planes for the first persons of the USA has decided the predecessor to trump Barack Obama. However, the current President was outraged by the amount of the contract (about $ 4 billion), after which he canceled the order.