North Korean Leader bound for Signapore

Today, North Korean Supreme Leader, Kim Jong-un has boarded a Air China private Boeing 747 jet, frequently in use for transporting Chinese High Officials.

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It is scheduled, an Ilyushin-76 (IL-76) will depart early on Sunday from North Korea for Singapore, believed to be carrying food items as well as several cars, to escort Kim Jong-un.

Reportedly, Kim Jung-Un has only taken one known overseas trip by air since becoming North Korean leader in 2011.

Earlier, a South Korean Air Force official told the South China Morning Post that Chinese fighter jets would secure Kim’s flight route to the historic meeting.

Trump is scheduled to arrive at Singapore’s Paya Lebar Airbase at 8:35 p.m. on Sunday, aboard American 747 Air Force One, and go to the Shangri-La Hotel, according to the White House. It is reported that high level American officials onboard Air Force One include Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, National Security Adviser John Bolton, White House Chief of Staff John Kelly and White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders.

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