§ Mr. Redmond
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what reduction or increase has been made in the number of low-flying military jet sorties in each of the last five years.
§ Mr. Neubert
Over the last five years for which figures are available, the approximate number of military low-flying sorties in the United Kingdom attributed in central records to specific jet aircraft is as follows:
Year Number 1984 92,000 1985 95,000 1986 101,000 1987 96,000 1988 97,000