HC Deb 09 December 1986 vol 107 c146W
Mr. Strang

asked the Secretary of State for Defence if naval, general and air staff target 1236 in relation to the long-range stand-off missile includes a requirement to carry a nuclear warhead; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Archie Hamilton

The NATO staff target to which studies are being directed is for a conventional weapon and does not include a nuclear option.