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Airport Terminal Collapse

Terminal 2E of the Charles De Gaulle International Airport (Paris) collapsed unexpectedly in the early morning of Sunday, 23-May-2004. Four unsuspecting travelers died in the process, simply because they were in the wrong place at the wrong time. The $900 million (US) structure, which is designed to handle as many as 25,000 passengers in a single day, may be beyond all hope of repair. The big question: why?
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