P206 CEEFAX 206 Wed 30 Dec 21:31/13       The French foreign trade minister, Mr Michel Noir, has warned that the fall in the US dollar threatens the success of the European Airbus plane project. British Aerospace has a 20 per cent stake in the venture, whose main participants are France and Germany. The planes are priced in dollars — and the fall in the American currency has wiped out the makers' profit margins, Mr Noir says. British Aerospace employs 5,000 people on the Airbus programme, and it had planned to increase this to 10-12,000. News index 102/202 Newsreel 119/219
P206 CEEFAX 206 Wed 30 Dec 21:20/30 The planes are priced in dollars — and the fall in the American cqrrency has wiped out the makers' profit margins, Mr Noir says British Aerospace amploys 3,000 people on the Airbus programme, and it had planned to increase this to 10-12,000. News index 102/202 Newsreel 118/219
P206 CEEFAX 206 Wed 30 Dec 21:20/26     The French foreign trade minister, Mr Michel Noir, has warned that the fall in the US dollar threatens the success of the European Airbus plane project. British Aerospace has a 20 per cent stake in the venture, whose main participants are France and Germany. The planes are priced in dollars — and the fall in the American currency has wiped out the makers' profit margins, Mr Noir says. British Aerospace employs 5,000 people on the Airbus programme, and it had planned to increase this to 10-12,000. News index 102/202 Newsreel 119/219