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Airbus A350

Trade and Industry written question – answered on 29th June 2005.

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Photo of Richard Burden Richard Burden Labour, Birmingham, Northfield

To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what assessment he has made of the requests he has received regarding launch investment for the development of the Airbus A350; what assessment he has made of the implications of this project for the UK economy; and if he will make a statement.

Photo of Ian Pearson Ian Pearson Minister of State (Trade), Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Minister of State (Trade), Department of Trade and Industry

Airbus UK has formally submitted an application for launch investment, the terms of which are strictly confidential. It would not be appropriate to make a statement at this stage.

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