HC Deb 14 March 1951 vol 485 c170W
Mr. W. Shepherd

asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Civil Aviation how much Customs Duty was paid during the last accounting year on refuelling overseas for international journeys by British airline corporations.

Mr. Beswick

I am informed that the total amount was £233,000 in the year ended March, 1950, all of which was paid by British Overseas Airways Corporation.