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Mondial Air Ballon 2011
France
Copyright: Max Brocel
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 14364x7182
Uploaded: 26/07/2011
Updated: 28/08/2014
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Tags: mondial; air; ballon; montgolfière; balloon; chambley; lorraine; meurthe et moselle
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