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Fish (Imports)

Volume 984: debated on Tuesday 6 May 1980

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asked the Secretary of State for Trade what were the imports, by country, of fish into the United Kingdom in the years 1977 to 1979; and what was the percentage of total imports in each case.

flown to the United Kingdom and is at the Accident Investigation Branch (AIB) read-out facility at Farnborough. The cockpit voice recorder is substantially damaged by impact forces but AIB experts are hopeful that information will be extracted from it later today.

Representatives from the Spanish Commission of Investigation and the United States National Transportation Safety Board together with the United Kingdom accredited representative to the investigating commission will be present at the readout.

A statement wil be made to the House when additional information relating to the accident becomes available.