HC Deb 04 March 2002 vol 381 cc33-4W
Mr. Gray

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence when each of the remaining Type 42 destroyers will be paid off. [40313]

Mr. Ingram

On current plans, the operational decommissioning dates for the remaining Type 42 destroyers in the Royal Navy are as follows:

Type 42 destroyer Planned operational decommissioning date
HMS Cardiff 2008
HMS Newcastle 2007
HMS Glasgow 2009
HMS Exeter 2010
HMS Southampton 2011
HMS Nottingham 2012
HMS Liverpool 2013
HMS Manchester 2012
HMS Gloucester 2013
HMS Edinburgh 2013
HMS York 2014

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