Immigration Controls: Aviation

Home Department written question – answered on 27th January 2014.

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Photo of David Hanson David Hanson Shadow Minister (Home Affairs)

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many private international flights which arrived at public airports in (a) Scotland, (b) Northern Ireland and (c) Wales in (i) 2010-11, (ii) 2011-12 and (iii) 2012-13 were (A) checked and (B) not checked by immigration officials.

Photo of Mark Harper Mark Harper The Minister for Immigration

The requested data is only available for 2012-13.

In that period, Border Force officials risk assessed 100% of notified flights, including:

2,161 international flights arriving at public airports in Scotland

243 international flights arriving at public airports in Northern Ireland

218 international flights arriving at public airports in Wales

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