asked the Secretary of State for Air how many persons in the Royal Air Force are at present employed on building and repair work in Great Britain and overseas.
The approximate numbers employed on R.A.F. building and repair work are: R.A.F. personnel, 120 at home and 30 overseas; Air Ministry civilians, 300 at home; civilians employed by contractors on Air Ministry work, 11,360 at home. The number of civilians employed overseas is not available.