§ LORD LUCAS OF CHILWORTH
My Lords. I beg to ask the second Question which stands in my name on the, Order Paper.
§ [The Question was as follows:
§ To ask Her Majesty's Government the total expenditure by the Government on aircraft development since the war.]
§ LORD DE L'ISLE AND DUDLEY
My Lords, in the period from April 1, 1946, to March 31, 1955, the Government spent approximately £360 million on aircraft research and development.