Paris: A look at the 50th International Air Show
The 50th International Paris Air Show, said to be the world's largest aviation and space industry show, has taken off and will continue through Sunday. Some who visit come to buy, others just to look at the variety of aircraft. The show boasts 150 aircraft performances with more than 2,000 exhibitors from 45 countries and 151,000 trade visitors.
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Boeing 787 Dreamliner
An Air India Boeing 787 Dreamliner flies over Le Bourget airport near Paris. The 787 is made of many carbon-composite materials.