HC Deb 28 July 1967 vol 751 cc292-3W
Mr. Rankin

asked the Minister of Technology what plans he has to proceed with the development and funding of the RB211 engine.

Mr. Stonehouse

I have told Rolls-Royce, Ltd., that if they secure a firm order for the RB211 engine which promises to lead to production on an adequate scale we shall be prepared to give financial support to the development of the engine.