TISC PN02 0607

TRADE AND INDUSTRY COMMITTEE

COMMITTEE OFFICE HOUSE OF COMMONS
7 MILLBANK LONDON SW1P 3JA

Telephone: 020 7219 5777/5779

PN 2 of Session 2006-07

PRESS NOTICE

Recent developments with Airbus

The Trade and Industry Committee is today launching an inquiry into recent developments with Airbus, the consequences for the UK supply chain and the company's relationship with the UK Government.

Three main areas on which the Committee will concentrate are:

  • The future of wing technology;

  • Government grants to Airbus; and

  • The effects of recent events on the UK aerospace R&D base.

The Committee invites written submissions to be sent, as an MS Word document, by e-mail to [email protected] with a single hard copy sent to the Clerk of the Committee at the address above by 5.00 pm on Tuesday 9 January 2007. Details of oral evidence hearings will be announced shortly after that date.

For further information about the inquiry please call the Committee Office on 020 7219 5777/5779.

30 November 2006

ENDS