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Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) celebrates its 70th-anniversary at Galle Face in Colombo.

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Brazil Navy sailors recover debris of the missing Air France Flight 447 from the Atlantic Ocean. Air France's flight 447 from Rio de Janeiro to Paris with 228 people aboard vanished over the Atlantic ocean. All aboard died.

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In this photo released by Brazil's Air Force, officers recover debris belonging to the Air France Flight 447 in the Atlantic Ocean. Four more bodies were found bobbing in the ocean near the spot where the Air France jet is believed to have crashed a week ago, bringing the total number of bodies plucked from the water to six, Brazil's military said.

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Air France employees stand outside the Notre-Dame cathedral, in Paris, during an ecumenical church service for relatives and families of the passengers of Air France's flight 447 which vanished over the Atlantic ocean. The reason for the crash remains unclear, with fierce thunderstorms, lightning or a catastrophic combination of causes as possible theories.

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