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Reference FCO 7/1440
Department/Office Foreign Office
Title Deployment of F111 aircraft to US airfields in UK (1969)
Description Three squadrons of F 111s to be deployed in the UK. Transfer of personnel. Press releases and briefing notes. Anxiety that USAF base at Upper Heyford will be equipped with F 111 fighter bomber aircraft: letter of protest from Oxford City Labour Party.
Date 1969
Collection The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
Region Europe
Countries United Kingdom, United States
Places Europe; Germany; Ireland; Spain; United Kingdom; United States of America
Topics Defence; Department of State; Draft; Labour Party; Ministry of Defence; North Atlantic Treaty Association (NATO); Nuclear Weapons
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