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conditions are continually changing, it is difficult to look
forward with any confidence to what the conditions may be
over a longer period than two years, but our view is that it
is our duty to obtain the maximum production of aircraft,
and all the necessary accessories and equipment, that this
country can give us in the course of the next two years.
That is really the programme we have set before ourselves
for the present. All I would say to hon. Members in conclusion
is : I beg you most earnestly not to take away the attention
of my right hon. Friend from the task which we have set
him in order to carry out some inquiry, which, I veritably
believe, however effective it was, would not help in the task
to which, I feel, we all desire to address ourselves.5*