Pennies on the Dollar

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October 11, 2014 by JImbo

$500 million in Aircraft We Bought for the Afghan Air Force are Sold for Scrap

How much did they get for them? Well let’s see… at 6 cents a pound… G222’s are about 30,000 lbs apiece.

That’s about $1,800 each.

So, they scrapped sixteen $30 million aircraft for about $1,800 apiece.

Well, look on the positive side.

At least they didn’t give them directly to the Taliban!

 

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2 thoughts on “Pennies on the Dollar

  1. Patrick says:

    They didn’t have pilots so why an airforce?

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  2. JImbo says:

    We trained a bunch of their pilots.
    Dunno where they went to.

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