Locked content Court: Defense ministry broke the law ordering VIP planes

The district court in Warsaw ruled that the PLN 2.5 billion military tender for VIP planes was signed in breach of Polish law. The court upheld the previous decision by the National Appeal Chamber (KIO), a first instance body responsible for the review of appeals concerning public contracts. Still, ...

Locked content First VIP plane arrives in Poland

The first of two VIP planes purchased by the Polish government landed in Warsaw. The G550 Gulfstream has been named Prince Józef Poniatowski, after the Polish army general. The second plane will arrive in July, and will be named Kazimierz Pułaski, a Polish, and American military hero. The G550 Gufst...
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KIO: VIP plane contract breaks the law

Poland’s National Appeal Chamber (KIO), a first instance body responsible for review of appeals concerning public contracts, said that the deal between Ministry of Defence and Boeing for delivery of three B737 planes which will transport top Polish officials was signed against the law. But it ...

Locked content Boeing wins tender for VIP planes

Poland’s Defence Ministry announced that it had signed a $523.6 million agreement with Boeing to supply three 737-800 airliners for the use of senior Polish state officials. “The planes will have security systems, similar to those used on the Air Force One,” deputy Defense Minister Bartosz Kow...

Locked content Poland annuls VIP planes tender

The Ministry of Defence has rejected the two bids for the supply of three mid-sized planes for government officials, due to formal and financial issues. Back in February, Poland launched a tender for three mid-sized planes for its officials. One used and two brand new and invited Boeing and Lufthans...