Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

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Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

(French alpdəotprɔvɑ̃s)
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(Placename) a department of SE France in Provence-Alpes-Côte-d'Azur region. Capital: Digne. Pop: 144 508 (2003 est). Area: 6988 sq km (2725 sq miles). Former name: Basses-Alpes
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Contract notice:provision of breakfasts and meals for the needs of the sdis des alpes de haute-provence
The plane plummeted from 38,000 feet to 5,000 feet while flying over the town of Barcelonnette in the Alpes de Haute-Provence region, he said.
There are sections on practical information, food and drink, sport and leisure, events and festivals, background information, specific guide to areas and towns and six chapters on separate areas: the Languedoc border, northern Vaucluse and the Alpes de Haute-Provence, the central region, the southern coast, the Riviera and its hinterland, and the mountains.
Contract notice:supply of fire and rescue vehicles for the needs of the sdis des alpes de haute-provence
Contract notice: supply of fire and rescue vehicles for the needs of the sdis alpes de haute-provence