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Oral Answers to Questions — Ministry of Aviation

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  • Fairey Delta 2 Aircraft (6 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Aviation if the cost of modifying the Fairey Delta 2 and of the subsequent flight test programme to be undertaken by the Royal Aircraft Establishment is to be shared by the...

  • Private Flying (Aerodromes) (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Aviation what aerodromes listed in the United Kingdom Air Pilot have been closed to private flying over the last three years.

  • R.A.F. (New Aircraft) (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Aviation what is the average time taken between the formulation of a requirement for a new aircraft and the aircraft coming into service with the Royal Air Force.

  • Short Brothers and Harland (11 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Aviation if he will give the number of persons at present employed by Short Brothers and Harland; and what is the average number he estimates will be employed by the firm in...

  • British European Airways (Buses) (4 speeches)

    Mr. Pounder asked: the Minister of Aviation if he will give a general direction to British European Airways, in the public interest, to provide buses of about 20-seater capacity to connect with...

  • Buses (Non-Smoking Accommodation) (10 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Aviation if he will give a general direction, in the public: interest, to the Air Corporations to provide nonsmoking accommodation on buses running between airports and air...

  • B.O.A.C. (VC 10 Aircraft) (28 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Aviation (1) what approval he has given for compensation to be paid for the cancellation of VC 10 aircraft by British Overseas Airways Corporation to the British Aircraft...

  • Aircraft Accidents (Compensation to Holidaymakers) (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Aviation if he will introduce legislation to provide for the payment of compensation to holidaymakers who are involved in aircraft accidents.

  • Staff Applicants (Educational Qualifications) (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Aviation if he will make a statement on the requirements relating to the educational qualifications of applicants for posts in his Department, with particular reference to...

  • London Airport and Northolt (Identification) (4 speeches)

    Mr. Gresham Cooke: asked the Minister of Aviation if he will have the words "Northolt" and "Heathrow" painted on the tops of the gasholders near Northolt and London Airports so as to avoid...

  • Directorate of Technical Costs (Report) (6 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Aviation if he will make a statement on the findings of the internal working party which was appointed to review the functions, methods of working, organisation and...

  • B.O.A.C.-Cunard Limited (11 speeches)

    Mr. Lee: asked the Minister of Aviation what profits have accrued to British Overseas Airways Corporation as a result of their agreement with the Cunard Company.

  • V.T.O. Aircraft Engines (8 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Aviation how many types of aircraft employ British designed and built vertical take-off engines.

  • Exports (9 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Aviation if he will state the volume of aircraft, aero-engines, guided weapons and electronic equipment exported since 1959.

  • Heathrow and Gatwick (8 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Aviation what plans he has for the future development of Heathrow and Gatwick.

  • Eagle Airways (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Aviation to what extent British European Airways in appealing against the decision of the Air Transport Licensing Board regarding the air service licence granted to Eagle...

  • Ferranti Limited (6 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Aviation when he now expects to receive the report of Sir John Lang's Committee on the Ferranti Bloodhound contract; and when it will be published.

  • Blue Streak (Launching Project) (6 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Aviation if he will make a statement on the launching of Blue Streak from Woomera; and if he will indicate his further plans with regard to this project.

  • B.O.A.C. (Trooping Contracts) (6 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Aviation if he will allow the British Overseas Airways Corporation to submit tenders for trooping contracts.

  • Civil Aircraft Projects (8 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Aviation what is now the policy of his Department towards the manufacture of civil aircraft primarily for a British specification rather than for a world market.