HC Deb 13 January 1977 vol 923 c562W
Mr. Arthur Lewis

asked the Secretary of State for Defence what were the total inclusive costs involved, including costs of staff employed in sending a RAF VC10 aircraft to and from Miami, Florida.

Mr. Wellbeloved

The additional cost to the Exchequer of providing the RAF VC10 and the medical team was £17,850. Twenty-five Ministry of Defence duty passengers also returned to the United Kingdom in this aircraft.