Trudeau’s airplane broken, now backup airplane grounded in London, U.Okay.


OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s dangerous luck with planes continues.

He was compelled to make use of a back-up plane Monday to ferry him to London for a NATO summit as a result of the standard prime ministerial jet was broken in a hangar accident final month.

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However after he acquired to London, the Royal Canadian Air Drive found an issue with one of many engines on the backup airplane throughout a post-flight inspection.

The RCAF says that airplane, a CC-150 Polaris, is being repaired however is briefly “unserviceable.”

So, the RCAF has commandeered one other CC-150 Polaris — which was in Italy with Gov. Gen. Julie Payette, who has been on a European tour of her personal — to take Trudeau, his entourage and accompanying media again to Ottawa.

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One other airplane should be discovered to convey Payette dwelling in time to learn Thursday’s speech from the throne to open the brand new session of Parliament.

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