22 May '12, 9pm

Air Force One airfare: $179,750 per hour #Military

http://www.militarytimes.com/news/2012/05/gannett-air-force-one-airfare-costs-179750-per-hour-052212/ Air Force One airfare: $179,750 per hour By Bart Jansen - USA Today Posted : Tuesday May 22, 2012 16:47:00 EDT The next time airfare seems too expensive, consider the cost of Air Force One. The plane that is used to carry the president, which is typically a Boeing 747, costs the Air Force $179,750 per hour to operate, according to a new Congressional Research Service report. Military planes are used for security and because of special equipment on board. Related reading New Air Force One debuts in Pentagon planning (April 11) Costs for each trip are even higher when factoring in the passenger and cargo aircraft that often accompany the president’s plane, although those figures weren’t specified in the eight-page report. Taxpayers cover the cost of trips for official busine...

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Republicans try to force the military to use dirty energy it doesn’t want

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grist.org 23 May '12, 6pm

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Air Jordan 4 "Military Blue" 2012 - Official Photos

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Air Force charts its energy-saving progress

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militarytimes.com 22 May '12, 1pm

http://www.militarytimes.com/news/2012/05/ap-1600-museums-offer-service-members-free-tickets-052212/ 1,600 museums offer t...

Sinise helps injured Marine build ‘smart home’ #Military

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militarytimes.com 21 May '12, 3pm

http://www.militarytimes.com/news/2012/05/ap-sinise-helps-injured-marine-build-smart-home-052112/ Sinise helps injured Mar...

6th grader’s USMC shirt too much for school

militarytimes.com 22 May '12, 3pm

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Va. capital city parade honors Iraq veterans

militarytimes.com 19 May '12, 9pm

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Obama warns ‘hard days ahead’ in Afghanistan

Obama warns ‘hard days ahead’ in Afghanistan

militarytimes.com 20 May '12, 8pm

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Taliban: NATO nations should leave Afghanistan

militarytimes.com 20 May '12, 6pm

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