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star this property date less than 2014-03-26more like thismore than 2014-03-26
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
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star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many people have been convicted of an offence contrary to section 42 of the Armed Forces Act 2006 which corresponds to an offence contrary to any provision specified in the table in paragraph 3 of the Schedule of the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006 (Prescribed Criteria and Miscellaneous Provisions) Regulations 2009 in each of the last four years. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 193734 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2014-04-02more like thismore than 2014-04-02
star this property answer text <p>The information will take time to collate, I will write to the hon. Member shortly.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Broxtowe more like this
star this property answering member printed Anna Soubry more like this
unstar this property grouped question UIN 194029 more like this
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less than 2014-04-02T12:00:00.00Zmore like thismore than 2014-04-02T12:00:00.00Z
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star this property label Biography information for Anna Soubry more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property date less than 2014-03-26more like thismore than 2014-03-26
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many people have been convicted of an offence contrary to section 42 of the Armed Forces Act 2006 which (a) corresponds to an offence contrary to any provision specified in part 1 of the table in paragraph 1 of the Schedule to the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006 (Prescribed Criteria and Miscellaneous Provisions) Regulations 2009 and was committed in circumstances specified in the entry in the second column of that part of that table which corresponds to the relevant entry in the first column of that part of that table or (b) corresponds to an offence contrary to a provision specified in part 2 of that table in each of the last four years. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 194029 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2014-04-02more like thismore than 2014-04-02
star this property answer text <p>The information will take time to collate, I will write to the hon. Member shortly.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Broxtowe more like this
star this property answering member printed Anna Soubry more like this
unstar this property grouped question UIN 193734 more like this
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less than 2014-04-02T12:00:00.00Zmore like thismore than 2014-04-02T12:00:00.00Z
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star this property label Biography information for Anna Soubry more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-06-30more like thismore than 2015-06-30
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Red Arrows more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether the Strategic Defence Review will consider the future of the Red Arrows. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 4939 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2015-07-06more like thismore than 2015-07-06
star this property answer text <p>The Strategic Defence and Security Review will look at all defence capabilities. As I, and the Prime Minister have made clear, so long as there is a Conservative Government, the Red Arrows will continue to fly.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Sevenoaks more like this
star this property answering member printed Michael Fallon more like this
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less than 2015-07-06T15:21:46.593Zmore like thismore than 2015-07-06T15:21:46.593Z
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star this property label Biography information for Sir Michael Fallon more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property date less than 2015-10-16more like thismore than 2015-10-16
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading War Pensions more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many people have qualified for a war pension as a result of contracting Hepatitis C or HIV from an infected blood transfusion while serving in the armed forces. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 12264 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2015-10-21more like thismore than 2015-10-21
star this property answer text <br /><p>The information is not held centrally and could be provided only at disproportionate cost.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Milton Keynes North more like this
star this property answering member printed Mark Lancaster more like this
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less than 2015-10-21T15:08:51.457Zmore like thismore than 2015-10-21T15:08:51.457Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mark Lancaster more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-12-17more like thismore than 2015-12-17
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Ministry of Defence: Information Officers more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many press and public relations staff are employed by (a) his Department, (b) the Defence Electronics and Components Agency, (c) the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory, (d) the UK Hydrographic Office, (e) the National Army Museum, (f) the National Museum of the Royal Navy, (g) the Royal Air Force Museum, (h) the Single Source Regulations Office and (i) the Oil and Pipelines Agency; how many of these employees earn more than (i) £50,000 and (ii) £100,000; and what the total expenditure was on press and public relations by each of those organisations in the most recent year for which figures are available. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 20602 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2016-01-07more like thismore than 2016-01-07
star this property answer text <br /><p>The following table outlines the number of civilian and military press and public relations staff posts in Defence (including vacant posts) and press and public relations expenditure in the financial year 2014-15. This expenditure includes £30 million for Armed Forces advertising and marketing - the vast majority of which is advertising and marketing in direct support of Armed Forces recruitment campaigns. It also includes £12 million for staff costs.</p><br /><p>Annual salaries are dependent upon grade/rank. Of those in press and public relations staff posts, there are:</p><br /><p>No civil servants or military personnel with salaries of more than £100,000.</p><br /><p>10 civil servants with salaries of more than £50,000.</p><br /><p>24 military personnel with salaries of more than £50,000.</p><br /> <br /><table><tbody><tr><td><p><strong>Department/Agency</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Press and Public Relations Staff Posts</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Salary £50,000 and above</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Salary £100,000 and above</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Press and Public Relations Expenditure</strong> <strong>Financial Year (FY)2014-15 (£000)<strong>[1]</strong></strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Ministry of Defence[2]</p></td><td><p>49</p></td><td><p>9 Civilian 3 Military</p></td><td><p><br>0</p></td><td><p><br>5,772</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Armed Forces (Royal Navy, Army, RAF and Joint Forces Command)</p></td><td><p>122</p></td><td><p>0 Civilian 21 Military</p></td><td><p><br>0</p></td><td><p><br>41,437 (Including advertising and marketing for Armed Forces recruitment campaigns)</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Defence Electronics and Components Agency (DECA)</p></td><td><p><br>0</p></td><td><p><br>0</p></td><td><p><br>0</p></td><td><p><br>N/A[3]</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (DSTL)</p></td><td><p><br>2</p></td><td><p><br>1 Civilian</p></td><td><p><br>0</p></td><td><p><br>76</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO)</p></td><td><p><br>3</p></td><td><p><br>0</p></td><td><p><br>0</p></td><td><p><br>1,436</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>National Army Museum</p></td><td><p>4</p></td><td><p>0</p></td><td><p>0</p></td><td><p>550</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>National Museum of the Royal Navy (NMRN)</p></td><td><p>1</p></td><td><p>0</p></td><td><p>0</p></td><td><p>339</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Royal Air Force Museum (RAF Museum)</p></td><td><p>2</p></td><td><p>0</p></td><td><p>0</p></td><td><p>429</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Single Source Regulations Office (SSRO)</p></td><td><p><br>0</p></td><td><p><br>0</p></td><td><p><br>0</p></td><td><p><br>0</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>The Oil and Pipelines Agency (OPA)</p></td><td><p><br>0</p></td><td><p><br>0</p></td><td><p><br>0</p></td><td><p><br>0</p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Total</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>183</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>34</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>0</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>50,038</strong>[4]</p></td></tr></tbody></table><br /> <br /><p>[1] All figures are rounded to the nearest £1,000, therefore the total may not be equal to the sum of rounded values.</p><p>[2] Including Directorate of Defence Communications, Defence Business Services, Ministry of Defence Police, Defence Infrastructure Organisation, and Defence Equipment and Support.</p><p>[3] DECA was formed on 1 April 2015 as a Trading Agency following the Sale of the Defence Support Group therefore separate communications outturn for FY2014-15 is not available.</p><p>[4] This figure includes £30million for Armed Forces advertising and marketing - the vast majority of which is advertising and marketing in direct support of Armed Forces recruitment campaigns. It also includes £12million for staff costs.</p><br /><br />
star this property answering member constituency Milton Keynes North more like this
star this property answering member printed Mark Lancaster more like this
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less than 2016-01-07T17:42:31.937Zmore like thismore than 2016-01-07T17:42:31.937Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mark Lancaster more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property date less than 2016-07-18more like thismore than 2016-07-18
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Military Aircraft: Kingston upon Hull more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, if he will make it his policy to reduce the number of military planes flying over Hull particularly at night. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 43214 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2016-07-21more like thismore than 2016-07-21
star this property answer text <p>The Ministry of Defence takes its responsibilities to the general public very seriously indeed and would prefer not to cause any disturbance to the general public, including to those in Hull. However, there are no uninhabited areas of the UK large enough to cater for essential training needs.</p><p>Flying operations in the UK Military Low Flying System are avoided within major built-up areas (generally those with a population of over 10,000), although it is not always possible to avoid flying over the outskirts of towns and villages. A range of measures are in place to provide a balance between military training requirements and the need to avoid excessive noise on the ground. These include restrictions placed on the height, speeds and operating procedures of military aircraft in the UK Military Low Flying System.</p><p>Realistic training at night is essential to ensure aircrew are proficient in the necessary skills and to exploit our technological edge. The amount of night low flying remains proportional to the operational requirement.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Milton Keynes North more like this
star this property answering member printed Mark Lancaster more like this
unstar this property grouped question UIN 43246 more like this
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less than 2016-07-21T15:17:31.787Zmore like thismore than 2016-07-21T15:17:31.787Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mark Lancaster more like this
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star this property date less than 2016-07-18more like thismore than 2016-07-18
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Military Aircraft: Urban Areas more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what procedures his Department has to minimise the (a) number of military flights over urban areas and (b) noise pollution such flights cause. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 43246 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2016-07-21more like thismore than 2016-07-21
star this property answer text <p>The Ministry of Defence takes its responsibilities to the general public very seriously indeed and would prefer not to cause any disturbance to the general public, including to those in Hull. However, there are no uninhabited areas of the UK large enough to cater for essential training needs.</p><p>Flying operations in the UK Military Low Flying System are avoided within major built-up areas (generally those with a population of over 10,000), although it is not always possible to avoid flying over the outskirts of towns and villages. A range of measures are in place to provide a balance between military training requirements and the need to avoid excessive noise on the ground. These include restrictions placed on the height, speeds and operating procedures of military aircraft in the UK Military Low Flying System.</p><p>Realistic training at night is essential to ensure aircrew are proficient in the necessary skills and to exploit our technological edge. The amount of night low flying remains proportional to the operational requirement.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Milton Keynes North more like this
star this property answering member printed Mark Lancaster more like this
unstar this property grouped question UIN 43214 more like this
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less than 2016-07-21T15:17:31.847Zmore like thismore than 2016-07-21T15:17:31.847Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mark Lancaster more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property date less than 2016-09-12more like thismore than 2016-09-12
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Yemen: Military Intervention more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, pursuant to the oral contribution of the then Minister for Defence Procurement of 24 May 2016, column 403, on Yemen: cluster munitions, that his Department is investigating allegations that Saudi Arabia used UK-supplied cluster munitions, if he will (a) provide an update on the progress and conclusions of those investigations and (b) confirm whether those investigations also explored the possibility that UK-supplied aircraft were used to drop those munitions. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 45960 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2016-10-13more like thismore than 2016-10-13
star this property answer text <p>The Government takes these allegations very seriously. We have analysed the case carefully and raised the issue with the Saudi-led Coalition.</p><p> </p><p>The key test for our continued arms exports to Saudi Arabia in relation to International Humanitarian Law (IHL) is whether there is a clear risk that those weapons might be used in a serious violation of IHL. This is kept under careful and continual review.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Sevenoaks more like this
star this property answering member printed Sir Michael Fallon more like this
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less than 2016-10-13T15:06:31.99Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-13T15:06:31.99Z
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star this property label Biography information for Sir Michael Fallon more like this
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star this property answering member constituency Sevenoaks more like this
star this property answering member printed Sir Michael Fallon more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Sir Michael Fallon more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property date less than 2016-10-18more like thismore than 2016-10-18
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Islamic State: British Nationals Abroad more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, with reference to his oral contribution of 24 May 2016, Official Report, column 422, on the number of British citizens who have travelled abroad to support Daesh, what progress his Department has made in obtaining that data; and if he will place that data in the Library. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 49107 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2016-10-21more like thismore than 2016-10-21
star this property answer text <table><tbody><tr><td colspan="2" rowspan="5"><p> </p></td><td colspan="6" rowspan="5"><p>In my letter to the hon. Member on 6 June, I set out that approximately 850 UK-linked individuals of national security concern have travelled to take part in the Syrian conflict. My understanding from the Home Office is that the position has not changed.</p></td></tr></tbody></table> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Sevenoaks more like this
star this property answering member printed Sir Michael Fallon more like this
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less than 2016-10-21T11:07:09.54Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-21T11:07:09.54Z
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star this property label Biography information for Sir Michael Fallon more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property date less than 2016-10-17more like thismore than 2016-10-17
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Armed Forces: Human Rights more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many claims under the Human Rights Act 1998 against British soldiers in (a) Iraq and (b) Afghanistan the Government subsequently found to be spurious in each year since 2009-10. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 48816 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2016-10-25more like thismore than 2016-10-25
star this property answer text <p>Legal actions citing the Human Rights Act, whether judicial reviews or personal injury claims, are normally brought against the Secretary of State for Defence rather than against individual Service personnel (on the basis that the Ministry of Defence is vicariously liable for their acts). The Courts allow or dismiss claims in whole or in part. There have been approximately 1,400 such judicial review claims and 1,000 personal injury claims stemming from our military oprations in Iraq and Afgahnistan. The vast majority of them have not yet been heard, as they are queued behind a small number of lead cases. It is the view of the Government, based on the findings of the Al-Sweady public inquiry and other evidence, that large numbers of these claims are likely to be exaggerated or spurious.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Hemel Hempstead more like this
star this property answering member printed Mike Penning more like this
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less than 2016-10-25T14:37:40.437Zmore like thismore than 2016-10-25T14:37:40.437Z
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star this property label Biography information for Sir Mike Penning more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property date less than 2016-11-01more like thismore than 2016-11-01
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Defence: Expenditure more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether the Government plans to maintain its NATO commitment to spend 2 per cent of GDP on defence. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 907099 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2016-11-07more like thismore than 2016-11-07
star this property answer text <p>Yes. The UK faces complex and challenging international and domestic security threats, which is why we have committed to spending 2% of our GDP on defence every year of this decade.</p><p>Before this commitment the defence budget (in 2014-15) was £34.4 billion and it will rise to almost £40 billion by 2021.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Sevenoaks more like this
star this property answering member printed Sir Michael Fallon more like this
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less than 2016-11-07T17:07:07.88Zmore like thismore than 2016-11-07T17:07:07.88Z
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star this property label Biography information for Sir Michael Fallon more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property date less than 2016-11-08more like thismore than 2016-11-08
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Joint Strike Fighter Aircraft more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what steps the Government is taking to ensure sovereign capacity in the UK for the construction of future sixth-generation jet fighters. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 52449 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2016-11-16more like thismore than 2016-11-16
star this property answer text <p>The 2012 National Security through Technology White Paper (CM8278) explains the Government's approach to Defence procurement, including the circumstances in which we take action to protect our operational advantage and freedom of action. The 2015 Strategic Defence and Security Review (CM9161) reiterated the Government's commitment to this approach and identified the need to adopt a more vigilant and systematic approach to managing critical supply chains.</p><p>The F35B Lightning II will deliver a potent fifth generation fighter capability for our Armed Forces. The UK has now been established as a maintenance and repair hub for all European F-35s. Together with UK industry's 15 per cent share by value of the manufacture of more than 3,000 planned aircraft, this will sustain thousands of high-quality UK jobs into the 2040s.</p><p>The UK has been chosen by the United States to become a global hub for maintenance and support services for the F35 programme. The initial contracts will generate hundreds of millions of pounds of revenue, supporting thousands of highly skilled jobs, including in Wales.</p><p>It is too early to take decisions on what might constitute any Future Combat Air System (FCAS), but through the FCAS Technology Initiative we are working in partnership with UK defence industry and our closest allies to develop key technologies while also sustaining the UK industrial base.</p><p>This technology initiative is built around a national programme of activities to maintain and enhance the UK's position as a global leader in combat air technologies. It also includes programmes to develop an advanced unmanned combat air system demonstrator in partnership with France and bilateral projects with the United States.</p>
star this property answering member constituency West Worcestershire more like this
star this property answering member printed Harriett Baldwin more like this
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less than 2016-11-16T16:05:46.46Zmore like thismore than 2016-11-16T16:05:46.46Z
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star this property label Biography information for Harriett Baldwin more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property date less than 2016-11-08more like thismore than 2016-11-08
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Military Aircraft more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what proportion of UK jet fighter aircraft are (a) fourth and (b) fifth generation. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 52444 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2016-11-16more like thismore than 2016-11-16
star this property answer text <p>The RAF's fast jet combat air fleet is comprised of fourth generation Tornado and Typhoon aircraft. The UK's new fifth generation F35B Lightning II aircraft is yet to enter operational service.</p><p>The Strategic Defence and Security Review 2015 confirmed our commitment to buy 138 F35 Lightning aircraft over the life of the programme.</p><p>To date the UK has taken delivery of six F35B aircraft.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency West Worcestershire more like this
star this property answering member printed Harriett Baldwin more like this
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less than 2016-11-16T16:08:08.2Zmore like thismore than 2016-11-16T16:08:08.2Z
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star this property label Biography information for Harriett Baldwin more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-01-24more like thismore than 2017-01-24
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Defence School of Transport more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether Babock International's contract to run the Defence School of Transport, Leconfield has led to the permanent sale of his Department's land to that company. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 61409 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-01-31more like thismore than 2017-01-31
star this property answer text <p>The intent to outsource the Equipment Support activity at the Defence School of Transport does not include the sale or transfer of Ministry of Defence real estate to Babcock. Babcock will operate from the existing workshop facility granted to them under licence for the duration of the contract.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency West Worcestershire more like this
star this property answering member printed Harriett Baldwin more like this
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less than 2017-01-31T17:08:28.857Zmore like thismore than 2017-01-31T17:08:28.857Z
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star this property label Biography information for Harriett Baldwin more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-01-24more like thismore than 2017-01-24
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Defence School of Transport more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what the cost and length is of Babock International's contract to run the Defence School of Transport, Leconfield; and what that company's plans are for the running of the Defence School of Transport. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 61408 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-02-01more like thismore than 2017-02-01
star this property answer text <p>A planned amendment to the existing Babcock Defence Support Group contract to provide equipment support at the Defence School of Transport is in the process of being finalised.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency West Worcestershire more like this
star this property answering member printed Harriett Baldwin more like this
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less than 2017-02-01T16:30:28.147Zmore like thismore than 2017-02-01T16:30:28.147Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Harriett Baldwin more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-01-24more like thismore than 2017-01-24
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Defence School of Transport more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many trainees have been admitted to training courses at the Defence School of Transport, Leconfield in the fiscal year (a) before and (b) since Babock International took over the contract for the running of the facilities; how many training courses have been offered in each such year; and how many staff were employed in each such year. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 61406 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-02-01more like thismore than 2017-02-01
star this property answer text <p>In training year 2015-2016, 14,562 trainees arrived at the Defence School of Transport (DST) to conduct training. During this period, the school offered 129 courses. The planned Babcock contract extension to cover the provision of equipment support at the DST is still being finalised. There are currently 683 civil service posts, and 177 military posts at the DST.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency West Worcestershire more like this
star this property answering member printed Harriett Baldwin more like this
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less than 2017-02-01T16:31:09.267Zmore like thismore than 2017-02-01T16:31:09.267Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Harriett Baldwin more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-07-04more like thismore than 2017-07-04
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Armed Forces: Pay more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what recent discussions he has had with the Armed Forces Pay Review Body on levels of pay for the armed forces. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 900313 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2017-07-10more like thismore than 2017-07-10
star this property answer text <p>I refer the hon. Member to the answer I gave earlier today to the hon. Member for Weaver Vale (Mike Amesbury).</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Sevenoaks more like this
star this property answering member printed Sir Michael Fallon more like this
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less than 2017-07-10T15:55:48.583Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-10T15:55:48.583Z
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star this property label Biography information for Sir Michael Fallon more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-10-17more like thismore than 2017-10-17
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Hawk Aircraft more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many flying hours the nine Hawk aircraft of the Royal Aircraft Aerobatics Team have flown since they were introduced. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 108180 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2017-10-20more like thismore than 2017-10-20
star this property answer text <p>There are currently 14 Hawk T1 aircraft with the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team (RAFAT). This provides spare capacity should any display aircraft develop faults or require routine maintenance. The flying hours accrued by each individual aircraft during its lifetime are given below:</p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p><strong>Individual</strong> <strong>Aircraft</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Flying Hours</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>XX177</p></td><td><p>8,450</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>XX204</p></td><td><p>8,200</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>XX227</p></td><td><p>8,030</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>XX232</p></td><td><p>8,680</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>XX242</p></td><td><p>9,530</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>XX244</p></td><td><p>10,490</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>XX245</p></td><td><p>10,130</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>XX278</p></td><td><p>8,300</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>XX310</p></td><td><p>8,660</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>XX311</p></td><td><p>8,390</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>XX319</p></td><td><p>7,240</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>XX322</p></td><td><p>7,210</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>XX323</p></td><td><p>6,670</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>XX325</p></td><td><p>8,860</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p>Figures provided are as at 16 October 2017.</p><p> </p><p>RAFAT rotates its aircraft within the general Hawk T1 fleet of 75 aircraft and therefore the hours shown will not all have been accrued with RAFAT.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Bournemouth East more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Tobias Ellwood more like this
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less than 2017-10-20T13:53:34.68Zmore like thismore than 2017-10-20T13:53:34.68Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Tobias Ellwood more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-10-16more like thismore than 2017-10-16
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Hawk Aircraft more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what the timetable is for the Hawk TMk1 training aircraft to be taken out of service for the (a) Royal Air Force Aerobatics Team and (b) rest of the Royal Air Force. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 107758 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2017-10-23more like thismore than 2017-10-23
star this property answer text <p>The Hawk T1 aircraft is due to remain in service until 2030. It is currently used by 100 Squadron and 736 Naval Air Squadron for operational training, as well as by the Red Arrows and the RAF Centre of Aviation Medicine. The UK currently has a pool of 75 T1 aircraft from which the Red Arrows and those other units are able to draw. In addition 28 Hawk T2 aircraft are used in a flying training role. Given the number of aircraft currently in service there is no pressing need to make a decision on Red Arrows replacement.</p><p>Those aircraft providing operational training are planned be replaced from 2027 by the Air Support to Defence Operational Training (ASDOT) programme which is still in the development stage. The nature of fleet management means that although some of the remaining units will incrementally drawdown earlier, sufficient Hawk T1 aircraft will be retained in the pool of available aircraft to support the requirements of the final units until replacement. Consideration will be given to replacing the Hawk T1 with the Red Arrows in due course, but a decision is unlikely to be taken until after the end of this Parliament.</p>
star this property answering member constituency West Worcestershire more like this
star this property answering member printed Harriett Baldwin more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
107748 more like this
107757 more like this
107787 more like this
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less than 2017-10-23T16:16:59.44Zmore like thismore than 2017-10-23T16:16:59.44Z
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star this property label Biography information for Harriett Baldwin more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-10-16more like thismore than 2017-10-16
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Hawk Aircraft more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what progress his Department has made on suitability tests of Advanced Hawk 128 T2 Jet Trainers; and whether he plans to procure further Advanced Hawks for the (a) Royal Air Force Aerobatics Team and (b) rest of the Royal Air Force. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 107748 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-10-23more like thismore than 2017-10-23
star this property answer text <p>The Hawk T1 aircraft is due to remain in service until 2030. It is currently used by 100 Squadron and 736 Naval Air Squadron for operational training, as well as by the Red Arrows and the RAF Centre of Aviation Medicine. The UK currently has a pool of 75 T1 aircraft from which the Red Arrows and those other units are able to draw. In addition 28 Hawk T2 aircraft are used in a flying training role. Given the number of aircraft currently in service there is no pressing need to make a decision on Red Arrows replacement.</p><p>Those aircraft providing operational training are planned be replaced from 2027 by the Air Support to Defence Operational Training (ASDOT) programme which is still in the development stage. The nature of fleet management means that although some of the remaining units will incrementally drawdown earlier, sufficient Hawk T1 aircraft will be retained in the pool of available aircraft to support the requirements of the final units until replacement. Consideration will be given to replacing the Hawk T1 with the Red Arrows in due course, but a decision is unlikely to be taken until after the end of this Parliament.</p>
star this property answering member constituency West Worcestershire more like this
star this property answering member printed Harriett Baldwin more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
107757 more like this
107758 more like this
107787 more like this
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less than 2017-10-23T16:16:59.503Zmore like thismore than 2017-10-23T16:16:59.503Z
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star this property label Biography information for Harriett Baldwin more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-10-16more like thismore than 2017-10-16
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Hawk Aircraft more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many (a) Hawk T1 Aircraft and (b) Advanced Hawk 128 T2 Jet Trainers are in use by the Royal Air Force. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 107757 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-10-23more like thismore than 2017-10-23
star this property answer text <p>The Hawk T1 aircraft is due to remain in service until 2030. It is currently used by 100 Squadron and 736 Naval Air Squadron for operational training, as well as by the Red Arrows and the RAF Centre of Aviation Medicine. The UK currently has a pool of 75 T1 aircraft from which the Red Arrows and those other units are able to draw. In addition 28 Hawk T2 aircraft are used in a flying training role. Given the number of aircraft currently in service there is no pressing need to make a decision on Red Arrows replacement.</p><p>Those aircraft providing operational training are planned be replaced from 2027 by the Air Support to Defence Operational Training (ASDOT) programme which is still in the development stage. The nature of fleet management means that although some of the remaining units will incrementally drawdown earlier, sufficient Hawk T1 aircraft will be retained in the pool of available aircraft to support the requirements of the final units until replacement. Consideration will be given to replacing the Hawk T1 with the Red Arrows in due course, but a decision is unlikely to be taken until after the end of this Parliament.</p>
star this property answering member constituency West Worcestershire more like this
star this property answering member printed Harriett Baldwin more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
107748 more like this
107758 more like this
107787 more like this
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less than 2017-10-23T16:16:59.55Zmore like thismore than 2017-10-23T16:16:59.55Z
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star this property label Biography information for Harriett Baldwin more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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star this property date less than 2017-10-16more like thismore than 2017-10-16
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Ministry of Defence remove filter
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
star this property hansard heading Military Aircraft more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, if he will ensure that the Royal Air Force Aeronautics Team always flies in aircraft manufactured in the UK. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kingston upon Hull North more like this
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Diana Johnson more like this
star this property uin 107787 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2017-10-23more like thismore than 2017-10-23
star this property answer text <p>The Hawk T1 aircraft is due to remain in service until 2030. It is currently used by 100 Squadron and 736 Naval Air Squadron for operational training, as well as by the Red Arrows and the RAF Centre of Aviation Medicine. The UK currently has a pool of 75 T1 aircraft from which the Red Arrows and those other units are able to draw. In addition 28 Hawk T2 aircraft are used in a flying training role. Given the number of aircraft currently in service there is no pressing need to make a decision on Red Arrows replacement.</p><p>Those aircraft providing operational training are planned be replaced from 2027 by the Air Support to Defence Operational Training (ASDOT) programme which is still in the development stage. The nature of fleet management means that although some of the remaining units will incrementally drawdown earlier, sufficient Hawk T1 aircraft will be retained in the pool of available aircraft to support the requirements of the final units until replacement. Consideration will be given to replacing the Hawk T1 with the Red Arrows in due course, but a decision is unlikely to be taken until after the end of this Parliament.</p>
star this property answering member constituency West Worcestershire more like this
star this property answering member printed Harriett Baldwin more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
107748 more like this
107757 more like this
107758 more like this
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less than 2017-10-23T16:16:59.597Zmore like thismore than 2017-10-23T16:16:59.597Z
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star this property label Biography information for Harriett Baldwin more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Diana Johnson remove filter
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