Orders of the Day — Air Corporations Bill

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 24th April 1969.

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Photo of Hon. Nicholas Ridley Hon. Nicholas Ridley , Cirencester and Tewkesbury 12:00 am, 24th April 1969

I do not think I said that this should not be done, nor did I say that it could not be done. I said that it would probably still be necessary to subsidise British aircraft, but that it should be done in relation to an aircraft saleable in the world market rather than in the narrow market of the British Corporations.