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Unmanned Air Vehicles

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 238287, tabled on 28 March 2019

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what the timetable is for the remaining nine Reaper drones to be decommissioned ahead of the purchase of sixteen Protector drones from the United States.

Answered on

2 April 2019

The out of service date for the Reaper fleet will align with Protector's entry into service by the middle of the next decade to ensure a seamless transition between the two fleets.

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