HC Deb 04 December 1995 vol 268 c4W
Dr. David Clark

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what plans he has to purchase roll-on roll-off ferries; and if he will make a statement. [3676]

Mr. Arbuthnot

We are examining a number of possible enhancements to the civil and military strategic lift available to the joint rapid deployment force, including the charter, lease or purchase of suitable shipping and cargo aircraft.