After failures in the flight readiness of the Bundeswehr, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Federal President of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier offers Passengers a second machine.

This is a hedge against flight cancellations will give it on each request, said a spokesman for the air force on Friday in Berlin. The “mirror” reported, citing a paper from the Ministry of defence, through the new rule flights for Ministers could be. A priority list was already so far.

economy Minister Peter Altmaier have already have to a for the end of February, a planned trip to Asia route, reported the “mirror”. Development Minister Gerd Müller had to fly, therefore, in the case of a trip to Central and South America line and was not able to complete the program as planned. Stations in Haiti, Colombia, Ecuador, and Brazil fell way, only Mexico, he was able to visit.

Recently, there were always glitches when traveling abroad German politician. A few days ago, Minister Maas was stuck outside, in Mali, in January, Federal President of Germany Steinmeier in Ethiopia, was affected, on the verge of development Minister Müller in Africa. Last November, Merkel and Finance Minister Olaf Scholz had to turn around on the way to the G20 summit in Buenos Aires due to a defect of the Airbus A340 “Konrad Adenauer”.

dpa