Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Defence – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 24th February 1987.
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I am grateful to my hon. Friend. About one third of all RAF pilots—of whom there are about 3,500—at any one time are on ground duties, and such ground duties are essential to the furtherance of their careers.
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