§ Lord Faulkner of Worcester
asked Her Majesty's Government:
Whether they are planning to give evidence to the new inquiry initiated by the Government of Norway into the circumstances surrounding the crash of the Wideroe Airlines Twin Otter mail and passenger 186WA plane at Mehamn, Norway, on 11 March 1982, in view of witnesses' reports that Royal Air Force Harriers were seen on a flight path close to the crashed aircraft. [HL333]
§ The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Defence (Lord Bach)
We will offer every assistance to the Norwegian commission of inquiry if requested to do so.