Medal of Aeronautics

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Medal of Aeronautics (French: Médaille de l’Aéronautique) is a civil honor of the government of France. It is awarded to those who have made outstanding contributions to the aviation industry.[1]

History[change | edit source]

The Medal was established in February, 1945.[1]

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References[change | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 "Wu Tongshui, Principal of the Civil Aviation University of China Receives the French Aeronautical Medal of Honor," China Civil Aviation Report (CCAR), Volume 14, Issue 1, Spring 2012; retrieved 2012-5-26.
  2. (French)http://www.ladepeche.fr/article/2007/10/03/25348-medaille-de-l-aeronautique-pour-caroline-aigle.html
  3. "Repatriation of the Remains of the Conqueror of the Alps"; retrieved 2012-5-27.
  4. (French)Monsieur Yves LAMBERT
  5. France in Hong Kong, "Award of the Medal of Aeronautics to Mr Norman Lo"; retrieved 2012-5-27.
  6. (French) Monsieur Louis PAILHAS
  7. Association of Space Explorers, Michel Tognini; retrieved 2012-5-27.
  8. ConcordeSST.com, Brian Trubshaw; retrieved 2012-5-27.

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