HC Deb 08 November 1974 vol 880 cc237-8W
Mr. Clemitson

asked the Secretary of State for Employment what is the total number of ex-employees of Court Line Aviation who are still registered unemployed; what proportion this figure represents of all ex-employees of Court Line Aviation; and what are the numbers of those still unemployed in each job category.

Mr. John Fraser

Of 1,120 Court Line Aviation workers made redundant consequent on the company's collapse, 326 or 29 per cent. were still registered as unemployed on 4th November 1974. An analysis of this figure according to job category is as follows:

Job category Numbers still registered unemployed
Management staff 50
Accountants 2
Data processors 1
Marketing, advertising and public relations officers 5
Purchasers 2
Surveyor 1
Engineers 22
Flight deck officers (including pilots) 89
Sales representative 4
Fitters 10
Drivers/labourers/storemen 18
Ground operations workers 10
Sorter 1
Clerical and secretarial workers 38
Air/ground hostesses 66
Crewing officers 2
Catering staff 3
Stage electrician 1
Laboratory assistant 1