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Communist plane becomes luxury hotel


A plane which was used by the leaders of communist East Germany, including Erich Honecker, is back in service - but not in the air.

A Dutch businessman bought the ageing Ilyushin aircraft and has turned it into a luxury hotel in Holland.

Steve Rosenberg has been taking a look.


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