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Joint Strike Fighter Aircraft

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN HL12035, tabled on 11 January 2021

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to form a (1) third, and (2) fourth, F35B combat aircraft squadron.

Answered on

25 January 2021

The guiding principle of the Integrated Review is to identify the threat and the appropriate capability to meet it. Any decisions on the future direction of the Lightning programme as a result of the Integrated Review will be firmly based on those principles.