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LThe safety system put in place throughout the Paris 2024 Olympic Games is taking form. In complete, 326,000 individuals will have the ability to attend the river ceremony on the Seine, removed from the preliminary introduced variety of 600,000.

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In element, 222,000 individuals benefiting from free tickets will have the ability to watch the ceremony from the excessive platforms, and 104,000 from the low platforms and sure bridges. Estimates additionally carry the variety of spectators from buildings overlooking the Seine to 200,000. This is the primary time {that a} Games opening ceremony will carry collectively so many individuals since such a occasion normally takes place in stadiums.

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Closed airspace inside a radius of 150 kilometers round Paris

Airspace can be closed inside a radius of 150 kilometers across the capital from 7 p.m. “ It’s quite historic that we completely shut down the airports,” remarked Gérald Darmanin. The minister reported that helicopters will fly over the ceremony, with drones, “ to be able to keep snipers stationary to follow possible complicated teams or places about which the teams have doubts,” provides the minister.

180 boats will take part within the ceremony. The athletes will parade aboard 94 of them. The Greek delegation will depart first and the French final. A present across the historical past of France should happen.

Law enforcement mobilized

45,000 gendarmes and law enforcement officials can be on website to oversee the ceremony, supported by the GIGN, the Raid and the BRI. On common, 35,000 inside safety forces can be deployed per day for the Games. 90% of the cell pressure items can be accountable for making certain the safety of the occasion. Bonuses can be distributed to the employees who can be moved to the territory for the event. They can attain as much as 1,900 euros for brokers in Île-de-France.

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