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lake, 16 sq mi (41 sq km), c.11 mi (18 km) long and 2 mi (3.2 km) wide, NE Savoie dept., E France. It is famous for its scenic beauty. Aix-les-Bains and other resorts are located on its shores. The celebrated abbey of Haute-Combe (founded 12th cent.; restored 19th cent.) is situated on the western shore.
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If you do not overtake him before we reach Bourget you shall have twenty francs; if not before Louvres, thirty.
She herself had no fears of it, and the books scattered about her drawing-room (a part of the house in which books were usually supposed to be "out of place"), though chiefly works of fiction, had whetted Archer's interest with such new names as those of Paul Bourget, Huysmans, and the Goncourt brothers.
Work on the rehabilitation of the West facade of the old terminal at Paris-Le Bourget belonging to the Air and Space Museum.
The announcement is the latest at the Le Bourget Paris Air Show, which opened on Sunday for a week.
LE BOURGET, France, Sha'ban 29, 1436, June 16, 2015, SPA -- Boeing landed the biggest order so far of the Paris Air Show with a deal Tuesday for 100 of its 737s single-aisle jets that Boeing's Chief Executive Officer calls "the heart of the market" in the years to come, AP reported.
para]]LE BOURGET, France, June 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- China Airlines' newest 777-300ER (Extended Range) landed at Le Bourget, France today, marking the debut of China Airlines' new twin-aisle jet at the Paris Air Show.
The 51st Air Show organized by French Aerospace Industries Association will start on 15 June, 2015 at the Le Bourget Parcdes Expositions and would continue till 21 June, 2015.
The inspection, carried out at DFS's Paris/Le Bourget facility, also entailed bringing the aircraft up to the latest operating standard, renovating the interior, repainting the exterior and installing a satcom unit and high speed wifi system.
14 (Petra) -- Interior Minister Hussein Majali on Wednesday received Board Member and Regional Director of SOS Children's Villages in the Middle East and North Africa, Rachel Bourget and the accompanying delegation.
Bourget, a professor at the University of Texas at Austin who has made his career studying the Moche, says he believes they were part of ritual or sacrificial ceremonies -- bloodthirsty and wild though strictly controlled affairs.
Summary: Tunisia will take part for the first time in the 48 th edition of the Le Bourget international space and aeronautic show (Salon International de l'Aeronautique et de l'espace du Bouget) near Paris, which is scheduled to take place from June 15 to 21, 2009.
Summary: Business Wire, world leader in business information communications, and the International Paris Air Show, Le Bourget, the world's leading aerospace event, which is due to be held at Paris Le Bourget from 15th to 18th June 2009 for trade visitors and from 19th to 21st June for the general public, have announced that they have signed a partnership agreement.