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London City Airport welcomes Team GB

Team GB swimmers flew into London City Airport on Tuesday, July 24th, ahead of the Olympic Games.

Team GB swimmers flew into London City Airport on Tuesday, July 24th, ahead of the Olympic Games.

The swimming disciplines are among the first sports to take part in the Games.

Wearing their British Swimming tracksuits, the team on a British Airways aircraft after spending the last week at their training camp in Edinburgh.

Alongside the athletes were coaches, physiotherapists and team managers.

To mark the occasion, the aircraft, was given a water salute from the emergency services as it taxied along the runway and onto its stand.

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