HC Deb 12 February 1990 vol 167 c108W
Mr. Rogers

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport pursuant to his reply of 30 January,Official Report, column 31, what type of radar there is at RAF Aldergrove; and whether it detects meteorite activity or tracks attributable to associated ionisation effects on Saturday 11 November 1989, at or around 2028 GMT, particularly on or near a position three nautical miles east of Kirkistown and at around 11,000 ft.

Mr. McLoughlin

There is no radar at RAF Aldergrove. There is a National Air Traffic Service Plessey Watchman EN 4000 radar at Belfast (Aldergrove) airport. It did not detect any unusual activity on 11 November 1989.

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