§ Mr. Bill Walker
asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he is yet in a position to give details of the new glider for the air cadets; and when the first gliders will be delivered to air cadets central gliding school.
§ Mr. Pattie
Following competitive tendering, a contract has been placed for the supply of 100 Grob G103 Twin II Acro gliders. The Central Gliding school will receive the first gliders in September. A small quantity of winches, which provide one of the launching methods used, will shortly be ordered for evaluation in use with the new gliders.