47. Vice-Admiral Taylor
asked the Minister for the Co-ordination of Defence whether he has concluded his inquiry into the making of the dual-control system of the Fleet Air Arm; and whether he can make a statement?
§ 49. Colonel Goodman
asked the Minister for the Co-ordination of Defence 1153 whether he is now in a position to make any statement respecting the future control of the Fleet Air Arm?
§ The Minister for the Co-ordination of Defence (Sir Thomas Inskip)
I am not able to make any statement at present.
In view of the urgent necessity of an early decision regarding the future of the Fleet Air Arm, can the right hon. Gentleman indicate when he is likely to be able to finish his inquiry and make a statement?
§ Sir T. Inskip
I would rather not hazard any statement at the moment.