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Rick Scott planning trade trip to United Kingdom

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Florida Gov. Rick Scott is probably going to be heading abroad on a trade trip.

Enterprise Florida officials announced Wednesday Scott is expected to attend an international air show in the United Kingdom this July. Since becoming governor Scott has routinely taken trips to air shows that are held in Paris and London.

An Enterprise Florida spokesman later said a final decision hasn’t been made on the trip to the Farnborough International Air Show.

Scott may also make a trip in November to Dusseldorf, Germany where Enterprise Florida will have a pavilion for a medical/life sciences trade show.

The trips would Scott’s 12th and 13th abroad since he became governor in 2011. His last international trip was to Paris in June 2015.

Republished with permission of the Associated Press.

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