Catalogue description Ministry of Supply and successors: Registered Files

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Details of AVIA 65
Reference: AVIA 65
Title: Ministry of Supply and successors: Registered Files
Description:

This series relates to functions taken over by the Ministry of Aviation and subsequently by the Ministries of Technology, Aviation Supply and Defence. The records deal with the research, development and procurement of aircraft, including Concorde, helicopters, hovercraft and equipment, including guided and nuclear weapons and electronics systems as well as more general administrative matters.

Date: 1919-1984
Related material:

Aeronautical Inspection Directorate reports in AVIA 88

For files which relate to functions which were restored to the War Office see WO 286

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English
Creator:

Ministry of Aviation Supply, 1970-1971

Ministry of Defence, 1947-

Ministry of Supply, 1939-1959

Ministry of Technology, 1964-1970

Physical description: 2430 files and volumes
Access conditions: Open unless otherwise stated
Immediate source of acquisition:

Ministry of Defence , from 1983

Accruals: Series is accruing

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