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PARIS 2009: Protecting Le Bourget

23rd June 2009 - 11:00 GMT | by Tony Osborne in Le Bourget


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An airborne ring of steel was thrown around this year's Paris Air Show, but not that you would have noticed.

Thousands of Gendarmes and members of the Police Nationale were on duty on the ground and there were even rumours of surface-to-air missile sites in the trees.

But protection ...

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