TITLE

Customers, commerce, and croissants: The Paris Air Show

AUTHOR(S)
Cultice, Curtice K.
PUB. DATE
July 1995
SOURCE
Business America;Jul95, Vol. 116 Issue 7, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the holding of the 1995 Paris Air Show, the world's largest and most prestigious aerospace event. Flight demonstrations and displays from around the world; American fighter planes displayed and demonstrated; Support of the US Department of Commerce to US companies participating in the event. INSET: McLarty announces `Showcase Europe' aerospace program..
ACCESSION #
9508040224

 

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