HC Deb 18 February 1931 vol 248 c1238
39. Marquess of CLYDESDALE

asked the Under-Secretary of State for Air if he will give figures to show the difference in the annual costs to the Air Ministry of an active regular day-bomber squadron and an active auxiliary Air Force squadron?


Figures of total expenditure for each type of squadron cannot be given with precision, but as a rough estimate the annual cost of a regular single-engine day-bomber squadron may be stated as about £100,000, and that of an auxiliary Air Force squadron as about £50,000.

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