Lifestyles of the Corrupt and Totalitarian: Venezuela gifts three luxury jets to its Cuban overlord
Because you can't expect the leader of Cuba's totalitarian dictatorship to fly coach when he visits his Venezuelan colony.
Venezuela gives Cuba three aircraft to transport Raúl Castro
The aircrafts –two Dassault Falcon 50 and one Falcon 900– are worth some USD 100-110 million
Venezuela has given Havana three upscale executive aircraft that are used by Cuban leaders. Maintenance will be carried out by Venezuela even though the oil producing nation faces a serious currency crisis which has led to massive food shortage.
The aircraft –two Dassault Falcon 50 and one Falcon 900– are worth some USD 100-110 million, and are regularly used for transporting ministers and even Cuban President Raúl Castro, sources said as reported by the Miami Herald reported.