HC Deb 02 February 1959 vol 599 c7W
64. Colonel Beamish

asked the Minister of Supply if he will make a statement about the approximate delivery dates to the Royal Air Force of the twenty Britannia aircraft for Transport Command which were ordered on various dates between December, 1955, and October, 1957; and to what extent there are now any outstanding design and production difficulties.

Mr. Aubrey Jones

Deliveries to the Royal Air Force are expected to start in the next two to three months and to be completed in 1960. There are no outstanding design or production difficulties.