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Farnborough

(färn`bərə), town (1991 pop. 48,063), Hampshire, S England. It is the site of the Royal Aircraft Establishment, which does experimental work in aeronautics. Chemicals, electrical goods, and scientific instruments are produced. A civil and military air show is held by the Society of British Aerospace Companies biennially in Farnborough. "Farnborough Hill" was the home (1881–1920) of Empress Eugénie, wife of Napoleon III. With her husband and son she is buried in the crypt of a church that she had designed.

Farnborough

a town in S England, in NE Hampshire: military base, with an aeronautical research centre. Pop.: 57 147 (2001)
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Summary: FARNBOROUGH, England - Airbus has won commitments to buy planes worth $16.9 billion at the Farnborough Airshow and remains on track with its A350 and A380 models, the European planemaker said on Thursday.
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Summary: FARNBOROUGH, England: A few last-minute orders are expected at the Farnborough International Airshow Thursday, the last major day for doing business at the biennial event that has this year witnessed a revival in commercial aviation.
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The European Defence Agency is launching a call for companies across Europe to provide research on a project to develop lightweight radar systems to be carried on unmanned aircraft.aBidder conferences will be held in Paris, on 8 September; in Farnborough, England on 15 September; and in Stockholm, on 17 September.
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