Scope and Contents
Notes and correspondence on the replacement of Nimrod airborne early warning aircraft by the American Boeing E-3 AWACS [airborne warning and control system] including: extracts from Hansard on the defence debate; press releases from and copies of correspondence with the Manufacturing, Science and Finance union (MSF), TASS manufacturing union and Boeing on job losses resulting from the cancellation of Nimrod; correspondence with George Younger, Secretary of State for Defence.
- 1986-12 - 1988-05
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
Language of Materials
Former / Other Reference
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Kinnock, Neil Gordon, 1942 (Baron Kinnock of Bedwellty, Labour politician) (Person)