HC Deb 23 July 1929 vol 230 c1103W

asked the Under-Secretary of State for Air the estimated cost of the aircraft assembly station to be erected in Peterborough; and how many men it is anticipated that the station will employ?


As regards the first part of the question, the estimated cost of erection is £119,000. As regards the second part, about 100 men, on the average, will be employed on the erection. When the station is ready, approximately 190 civilians will be employed there.