§ Mr. Bishop
asked the Minister of State for Defence what further overseas orders have been received for the Hawker Siddeley Harrier vertical take-off and landing strike aircraft and at what value, including spares and equipment.
§ Mr. Ian Gilmour
The United States Marine Corps has followed up its initial order for 60 aircraft by authorising orders for long-dated materials for a further 30. Values are not normally disclosed.