Future Strategic Tanker Aircraft

Defence written question – answered on 28th November 2013.

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Photo of Angus Robertson Angus Robertson SNP Westminster Leader, Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Defence), Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Foreign Affairs)

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence whether the Voyager aircraft can fit in any hangar at RAF Mount Pleasant.

Photo of Philip Dunne Philip Dunne The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Defence

Voyager aircraft do not fit in hangars currently available at RAF Mount Pleasant. We have considered any associated operational risks and are satisfied that the aircraft will deliver the capability required without the need for a hangar. Our operational effectiveness is not affected by this.

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