Air Force One planes through the years
On Jan. 28, 2015, the Air Force officially announced that the Boeing 747-8 will be the next generation of Air Force One planes. This next generation of presidential airplanes will reportedly begin service in 2017. The 747-8 features a lengthened fuselage, redesigned wings and improved efficiency all round. It is also the largest 747 version, the largest commercial aircraft built in the United States and the longest passenger aircraft in the world.
Qatar Airways Airbus A350-941 A7-ALA is trailed by Qatar Airways Airbus A380-861 A7-APD as they taxi out for take off on their respective delivery flights at Toulouse-Blagnac on December 23, 2014. With this Airbus XWB, Qatar Airways was the launch customer for the A350. (Photo: © DOUMENJOU Alexandre - MasterFilms / Airbus)