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Air Crash, Tenerife

Volume 984: debated on Tuesday 6 May 1980

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asked the Secretary of State for Trade if the flight data and the cockpit voice recorder of the Dan Air Boeing 727 which crashed in Tenerife on 25 April have now been read out; at what location or locations the read-outs were undertaken; and if he will make a statement on what they reveal about the circumstances and cause of the disaster.

The flight data recorder of the Dan Air Boeing 727 which crashed at Tenerife on 25 April 1980 is now in the process of being read out in Madrid by Spanish and United Kingdom experts. The cockpit voice recorder has now been

United Kingdom Importsmillion cif)
19751976197719781979
Iran701·31,048·2789·0527·8243·6
Israel91·2128·7162·3187·3227·6
Saudi Arabia858·5985·51,132·4870·51,108·6
Syria4·97·75·34·37·0
Iraq102·6279·4332·1496·7393·7
Jordan0·70·82·06·17·9
Kuwait418·2587·3554·9606·0743·1
Egypt44·470·389·499·9252·7
Libya128·1166·6141·798·062·2
United Kingdom Exportsmillion fob)
19751976197719781979
Iran495·5515·7659·0752·0231·8
Israel237·8250·2276·1243·4270·7
Saudi Arabia200·2409·0601·1785·7893·6
Syria35·264·457·257·766·7
Iraq137·3152·1167·4216·7201·2
Jordan37·056·148·967·486·9
Kuwait100·2149·6253·8331·9233·4
Egypt107·9174·1191·9205·1264·5
Libya107·5134·9173·9214·3253·2

Source:

United Kingdom Overseas Trade Statistics