2. Trump Airlines
Trump Airlines might be the best example of Trump’s failure to understand other businesses. Using a loan of $245 million from 22 different lenders, he bought a profitable division of Eastern Airlines in 1988. However, customers wanted more than gold fixtures and Trump on the side of the plane. The airline never turned a profit and ended in 1992 with a default on the loan …; All that remains is Trump’s personal Boeing 757.