§ Mr. Boyes
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence (1) how many Royal Air Force Tornado major accidents have been caused by teething problems with the introduction of the aircraft;
(2) if he will list all major accidents to Royal Air Force Tornado aircraft since its entry into service, specifying the cause of each accident.
§ Mr. Neubert
The information requested is given in the following table:
training establishment; and if he will provide a breakdown of this figure into annual major accident rates for each year since 1981.