§ Baroness Elliot of Harwood
asked Her Majesty's Government:
How many passengers arriving last year from overseas at (a) Heathrow and (b) Gatwick flew on to Scotland and
How many passengers from Scotland arriving last year at (a) Heathrow and (b) Gatwick flew on to (i) North America, (ii) Europe or (iii) to another overseas destination.
§ Lord Trefgarne
Information of the type requested is available only from the CAA Origin and Destination (O/D) Surveys which do not contain estimates of passengers by direction of flow. The latest information for Heathrow and Gatwick refers to 1978.
International air passengers flying between Heathrow and Scotland:
O/D North America 93,000 O/D Europe 257,000 O/D Other areas 144,000
International air passengers flying between Gatwick and Scotland:
O/D North America 23,000 O/D Europe 18,000 O/D Other areas 9,000
House adjourned at twenty-six minutes past eleven o'clock.