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Highlights From the Paris Airshow

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The world's biggest airshow is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. The Paris Airshow, which kicked off this week, has already seen Airbus and Boeing announce multi-billion dollar orders for their new aircraft.

Airbus has been out touting its next generation plane, the A350, while Boeing has been displaying its 787 Dreamliner, after the company fixed recent battery problems.

(Read More: Boeing to Airbus: We've Got You Boxed and Bracketed)

Click ahead for a look at the highlights from the show.

By CNBC's Deep Bagchee, follow him on @DeepBagchee

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