HC Deb 22 January 1993 vol 217 c462W
Mr. Home Robertson

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, pursuant to his answer of 11 January,Official Report, columns 630–31, if he will give details of the outsize load required to be moved for Exercise Long Summer in 1992, and the type of civil aircraft chartered for this purpose.

Mr. Archie Hamilton

The payload consisted of two Chinook helicopters, associated equipment and spares. The task was carried out by an Antonov aircraft chartered through Heavylift Cargo Airlines Ltd.