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Sixty-three planes and twenty-nine helicopters in the skies of Paris at the presence of Macron and Trump
Paris, France - The exhibition in the morning to celebrate the French National Day
Tens of airplanes and helicopters as well as thousands of servicemen and hundreds of vehicles parade this morning in Paris for the July 14th celebrations, National Day of France. To assist to the events, guest of the French President Emmanuel Macron there is the President of the United States Donald Trump, who arrived yesterday in State visit on Macron's invitation. The program of the exhibition was detailed by Paris military authorities. At 10:45 am the airshow: nine Alphajets of the Patrouille de France in "Big Nine" formation, 6 F-16s of US Air Force -present for the special occasion-; a C-135, a Rafale and two F-22s of the US; three Rafale C two-seater airplanes and a single-seat B; 4 Mirage 2000Ds; 1 Awacs E-3F and 4 Mirage 2000-5s for the State territory protection; then also other models among which an E-2C Hawkeye for surveillance, the aircraft for maritime patrol Atlantique 2, Falcon 50 and an Airbus 400-M Atlas.
For helicopters there are aircraft of different army corps, of the national navy, of the national Gendarmerie and of civil protection.
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