Skip to main content

Ballistic Missile Defence

Volume 469: debated on Monday 10 December 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what procedures are in place on notification and consultation between the US Administration and the Government before RAF Fylingdales and RAF Menwith Hill could be used to engage hostile missile attacks on the US. (168869)

The early warning information that is provided by RAF Fylingdales, and is routed through RAF Menwith Hill, is shared by the US and UK. Appropriate procedures are in place for notification and consultation between the US Administration and the Government.