- Reuters reports that the presidential jet in question is a
- It will be sold off along with 60 government planes and 70 helicopters.
- Lopez Obrador was inaugurated as Mexico's President on Saturday.
Mexico's newly inaugurated President is to set to make some sweeping changes. His first order of business is to sell the presidential jet used by his predecessor.
According to Bloomberg, Lopez Obrador's decision to sell the plane, which he deemed to be "too lavish,"
Reuters reports that
According to AirFleets.net, the Mexican jet was the sixth Boeing Dreamliner ever produced and made its first flight on October 4, 2010. The aircraft was part of an early batch of Boeing 787s that rolled off the line while the company worked through production issues.
The plane sat for half a decade before the Mexican Air Force decided to convert the airliner for use as a Presidential transport.
Mexican Finance Minister
Here's a closer look at the Mexican President's Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner private jet.