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PARIS - An Air France flight said to be carrying plane debris that washed up on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion and may belong to the vanished Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 has arrived in Paris for investigators to study its origin.

Police officers escort an airport vehicle transporting what is believed to be debris from a Boeing 777 plane that washed up on an Indian Ocean island at Saint-Marie's airport on the French Indian Ocean island of Reunion on July 31, 2015.Richard Bouhet / AFP - Getty Images

The debris will be delivered to a military unit near the southwest city of Toulouse specialized in analyzing aviation wreckage.

Malaysia Airlines flight 370 disappeared in May of 2014 after veering off course from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing with 239 passengers and crew on board.