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Falklands: FCO to MOD (sale of Vulcans to Argentina) [no ministerial clearance likely for sales of more than one: "On the face of it, a strike aircraft would be entirely suitable for an attack on the Falklands"] [declassified 2012]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: ALA 087/1. Documents released to the Margaret Thatcher Foundation per FOI request 0181-12.
Editorial comments:

This document was derived from the Private Office files of Lord Carrington, as prepared for submission to the Franks Inquiry. The originals are due to be accessioned in due course by TNA where they will be found within FCO archives.

Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 1p
Themes: Defence (arms control), Defence (Falklands)