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Ministry of Defence: Roll-on Roll-off Ships

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 235400, tabled on 21 March 2019

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many Point Class Ro-Ro ferries the Ministry of Defence has available and at what readiness.

Answered on

26 March 2019

The Ministry of Defence has four Point Class Ro-Ro ferries available through a Private Finance Initiative (PFI), operated by Foreland Shipping Ltd. They are being held at their standard readiness profiles; one at five days' readiness; and three at ten days' readiness.