HC Deb 25 February 1971 vol 812 c229W
Mr. Geoffrey Finsberg

asked the Minister of State for Defence whether he can now report the outcome of the board of inquiry into the collision between H.M.S. "Ark Royal" and a Soviet destroyer.

Mr. Kirk

The Board of Inquiry has carried out a full investigation and in the light of its report the Admiralty Board is satisfied that no blame attaches to any Royal Navy personnel.