• Short Summary

    Following the announcement on Friday (24 September) that the British Government was ordering 188 ????

  • Description

    1.
    SV INT. Doyle seated with model of Concords
    0.11

    2.
    DU Doyle being interviewed (SOF)
    2.00


    TRANSCRIPT SEQ 2: REPORTER: "Mr Doyle, how were you first ??? by the ???



    DOYLE: My first approach was made ??? a friend of ??? doing different work for the ??? society delegation on coloured postcards. This Mr. Petrushkyn ??? my friend ??? any electronic personnel working on the concords projects. ??? this friend I was the natural person to approach



    REPORTER: So what happened then?



    DOYLE: On one occasion I was having a few drinks in a local ??? there. He put it to me that the Russians might be interest in having a chat. I went out with this ??? of mine one Friday night and met this Mr. Petrushkyn. He seemed to be manager level -- very high level anyway -- within he ??? trade delegation.......(INAUDIBLE)....Anyway, we had about ??? hour conversation -- and he give us GBP320 for ??? put ??? expenses.



    REPORTER: In cash?



    DOYLE: In cash, in five pound notes.



    REPORTER: And what were you exceeded to say for this money?



    DOYLE: On the earlier meeting he was asking for information ??? Concorde electronics systems of Concorde. ??? to ??? master warning system. I would say we -- and when i say ??? United kingdom -- were pretty advanced on the master ??? system. But I was to find out they weren't too interesting the Concorde -- when I say too interested, they were not interested in Concorde as in military equipment."




    Initials SGM/0404 SGM/0407



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Following the announcement on Friday (24 September) that the British Government was ordering 188 ??? diplomats and ??? to leave the county for alleges shying, ??? British ??? engineer claimed in a television interview on Sunday (26 September) that he sold secrets of the Concords ??? airliner to the Russians while working for the ??? corporation ??? Filton, bristol, plant where the ??? ???
    Mr James Doyle, a Seat, ??? he was contacted by a Soviet trade official through a friend ??? his friend were paid over three hundred pounds ??? with the official, who was asking for information on ??? electronics system. Later, he said ??? that the Russian ??? were not as interested in Concorde as they ???

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACZE9ILFHQ293V8222TK0T7NHJ
    Media URN:
    VLVACZE9ILFHQ293V8222TK0T7NHJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/09/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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