§ Norman Lamb
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many times each month in the past three financial years civilian aircraft have been chartered by the MOD; what types of aircraft were involved on each occasion; from which companies they were chartered; and what the cost of each of these charters was. 
§ Mr. Ingram
I refer the hon. Member to the answer I gave him on 16 May 2003.Official Report, column 442W, the answer I gave on 20 May 2003, Official Report, columns 673–74W to the hon. Member 585W for North Essex (Mr. Jenkin), the answers I gave on 2 June 2003, Official Report, columns 285–86W and 1 July 2003, Official Report, columns 198–99W to the hon. Member for Hereford (Mr. Keetch) regarding commercial air charter. The further details now sought could be provided only at disproportionate cost.