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President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko has purchased a new plane worth more than $ 60 million. This writes Belarusian journalist Stepan Putilo in Telegram-channel NEXTA.
We are talking about a business jet, the Gulfstream G550 tail number EW-001PJ that evidence belonging to the first persons of the country. In addition, its coloring is made in the colors of the Belarusian flag.
The journalist, who found the head of state the new aircraft, says that the cost is 61,5 million dollars. According to the catalog, the price is excluding interior finishing and equipment. The flight range of the aircraft is 12.5 thousand kilometers.
In Minsk airport confirmed that the plane arrived in the Belarusian capital in late September. To date, the Gulfstream G550 has performed only flight — a flight to Warsaw. The sources Putilo confirmed that the business jet will use the family of the President.
The deal was done through a private Austrian company. After a stretch in Minsk Gulfstream G550 became the property of the Belarusian leader, writes Putilo.
Official flights Lukashenka makes Boeing 737 (tail number EW-001PA) and 767 (EW-001PB). The journalist suggests that the new aircraft will be used only for private trips.
In 2018 the old plane the President of the Tu-154M has decided to sell at auction. The airline “Belavia” plans to receive from the buyer a minimum 4,292 million rubles.
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