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Falkland Islands (Exclusion Zone)

Volume 33: debated on Monday 6 December 1982

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asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he will define the protection zone around the Falkland Islands; and how this corresponds with the former total exclusion zone.

The Falkland Islands protection zone has a radius of 150 nautical miles centred on latitude 5141 south, longitude 5930 west. The total exclusion zone had a 200 nautical miles radius from the same point.