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AWACS, 1986-12 - 1988-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 5/16

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.


  • Creation: 1986-12 - 1988-05


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


1 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Box 535

Finding aid date

2010-01-21 09:33:26.253000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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