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Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is heading to France as part of a delegation attending the Paris Air Show.

Nixon's office says he will leave Friday and return to Missouri on June 17. He's one of at least a half-dozen U.S. governors going to the international tradeshow for the aerospace industry.

Jay Nixon at State of the State Address 2010
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