CNN reports that last month, while shutdowns and tax breaks for the rich loomed, while children continued to go without the certainty that they would have health coverage, the Trump administration made sure to get those gosh darn refrigerators up-to-date on Air Force One.
awarded Boeing a $23.6 million contract in December to replace two of the five “cold chiller units” aboard the aircraft used by President Donald Trump.
“The current rear lower lobe cold chiller units being replaced are the original commercial equipment delivered with the aircraft in 1990. The units were based on the technology at the time and designed for short-term food storage,” Air Force spokesperson Ann Stefanek told CNN.
“Although serviced on a regular basis, reliability has decreased with failures increasing, especially in hot/humid environments. The units are unable to effectively support mission requirements for food storage,” she said.
. I wonder what would have happened if President Obama had done these “much needed” upgrades?
we would have been impeached https://t.co/KdF82dEseH
— Eric Schultz (@EricSchultz) January 26, 2018