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#1 Since you is not important to the one... perhaps UAVs would work?
Posted by Water Modem 2012-08-13 00:38||
#2 As OWG-NWO = SPACE GOVT-ORDER, the new Bird should be Hip + [not-Kevin]"SPACY".
D *** NG IT, I DEMAND A GIANT "TRANSFORMER" ROBOT PLANE ALA FUTURAMA'S MIGHTY WORLD PRESIDENT RICHARD NIXON'S-HEAD!
Posted by JosephMendiola 2012-08-13 00:39||
#3 ...The 747 will still be in production for several more years, and I suspect the 'new' AF1 will be another VC-25 - it's the only beast, current or projected, that can carry everything and has four engines.
Unless they do a C-17 variant - probably practical, but doesn't quite have that awe-inspiring appearance.
Posted by Mike Kozlowski 2012-08-13 05:56||
#4 Low cost solution, contract it out to Evergreen Aviation. He can sit on a 463L pallet and mine nose nuggets. We'll help the local NW economy, save lots of money, and he can stay busy.
Posted by Besoeker 2012-08-13 06:32||
#5 I would think that a hot air balloon would be more appropo...
Posted by Broadhead6 2012-08-13 14:34||
#6 BH6 wins snark 'o the day!
Posted by GORT 2012-08-13 14:49||
#7 I'm sure there's a Cessna someone could spare. Maybe one salvaged from the Alaskan bush?
Posted by Rob Crawford 2012-08-13 19:02||
#8 With a pilot who wears the only parachute on board?
Posted by European Conservative 2012-08-13 19:34||
#9 DAILY TIMES.PK > 4,500 MPH WIDIN SECONDS. US TO TEST RADICAL NEW HYPERSONIC AIRCRAFT, i.e. the X-51A WaveRider.
[Sub]WARP DRIVE HERE WE COME???
Reminds me of post-SPIN TEST, FUNNY-FACED DAN ACKYROYD + BILL MURRAY from 1980's "SPIES LIKE US", where now in 2012 they ponder "Ya know, maybe being an Office-n-Chair-n-JoyStick based Drone Driver wasn't such a bad or boring job after all".
Again, as OWG-NWO = SPACE GOVT-ORDER, AIR FORCE ONE = renamed GLOBAL/TERRA ONE, although in all likelihood future OWG + post-OWG Space = "Star" Prezs may need a unique LUNA- or ARIES, ETC. ONE???
Posted by JosephMendiola 2012-08-13 22:54||
#10 If Bambi has any say you can bet it will be an Airbus.
Posted by USN, ret. 2012-08-13 23:34||