Aircraft Carriers: Deployment

Ministry of Defence written question – answered on 11th September 2020.

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Photo of Kevan Jones Kevan Jones Labour, North Durham

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what steps his Department is taking to ensure that budgets for future years will enable Carrier Strike to be capable of routine deployments.

Photo of Jeremy Quin Jeremy Quin The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence

As mentioned in the NAO report 'Carrier Strike - Preparing for Deployment' operating costs will be refined during the forthcoming inaugural operational deployment. This work will inform budget allocation for future routine deployments.

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