Saturday, January 14, 2017
The presidential communications equipment under Barack Obama
Over the past five years, a range of articles on this weblog covered the secure and non-secure phones used by president Barack Obama, whether in the White House, at his Summer residence or aboard Air Force One.
With Donald Trump taking over the US presidency in a few days, it's a good moment to look back and provide a comprehensive overview of the communications equipment during Obama's time in office.
Additional context for this was provided by a background story from the New York Times from April last year, as well as by several other sources, which show an almost continuous need for replacing outdated systems.