§ Mr. Foulkes
asked the Prime Minister why Flight Lieut. Richard Thomas was on loan to the Chilean air force; and whether any other military personnel have been on loan to the Chilean military since January 1982.
§ The Prime Minister
Flight Lieut. Thomas was on loan to the Chilean air force to assist with flying training on Hunter aircraft. No more than two British military personnel have been on loan to Chile at any one time since January 1982; all have been RAF instructors.