The plane of the President of the United States could explode in flight, as shown by a Federal investigation.
Oxygen system on Board one of the two aircraft VC-25, is available to President Donald Trump, were contaminated, while the plane passed maintenance factory "Boeing" in San Antonio, Texas, from April 1 to April 10, 2016, according to a report on the incident published by the Researchers of the air force this week.
Tools and components used to repair the oxygen system of the aircraft needs to be cleaned a special way to remove residue that may react in contact with oxygen, the report says. If it is not clean, contaminated oxygen system can increase the risk of fire or even cause explosion. Last year's incident did not result in any injuries, and the aircraft contractor paid for the damage.
"Boeing fully understands the level of responsibility that occurs as a result of work on Board the presidential plane," Boeing said in a written statement. This incident was reported earlier the air force. The investigation was launched when one of the mechanics of the "Boeing" has informed their superiors that something is wrong. "We quickly took steps to report the incident to the U.S. air force. The oxygen system was fixed "Boeing" for free for the government," - said in a statement.
Currently, Boeing is developing a new model Air Force One project which last year attracted the attention of the elected President of the trump.
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