Air Force One Costs Taxpayers More Than $60K An Hour...

03/28/2008 02:43 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • John McCaslin Washington Times

In 2004, before fuel prices skyrocketed, the Air Force estimated that it cost $56,800 per hour to operate Air Force One.

Which means that President Bush's quick 22-minute flight from Philadelphia back home to Washington last week probably cost taxpayers about $30,000, give or take a thousand.

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