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RAF Fairford and RAF Menwith Hill

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 109334, tabled on 21 January 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how much the planned upgrades at (a) NSA/NRO Menwith Hill and (b) USAF Fairford will cost; and (b) who will pay for those upgrades.

Answered on

26 January 2022

Planned upgrades at Menwith Hill and Fairford will be funded by the United States.

An approximation of planned upgrade costs can be found below.

Menwith Hill

$40 million


$300 million

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