HC Deb 14 December 1987 vol 124 c414W
Mr. Macdonald

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what plans exist to instal(a) satellite communications and (b) tropospheric scatter communications facilities in the Western Isles.

Mr. Ian Stewart

A tropospheric scatter system has been installed on North Uist as part of the improvements to the United Kingdom air defence ground environment, and is expected to become fully operational shortly.