Only a few days to go: We’re raising £25,000 to keep TheyWorkForYou running and make sure people across the UK can hold their elected representatives to account.

Donate to our crowdfunder

Air-to-Air Missile

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 3:31 pm on 3rd March 1992.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Nicholas Winterton Nicholas Winterton , Macclesfield 3:31 pm, 3rd March 1992

Having made representations about the project to my right hon. Friend and the Ministry of Defence 18 months ago, I warmly welcome my right hon. Friend's decision, which I believe is the correct one. Does he believe that it will maintain the vanguard position for the United Kingdom in that sphere? Will he be as sensitive in respect of the British Aerospace project which will replace the Hercules as he has been about ASRAAM?