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Aircraft Carriers

Volume 502: debated on Tuesday 8 December 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what the planned in-service dates are for the two new aircraft carriers. (304348)

I refer the hon. Member to the answer I gave on 2 November 2009, Official Report, column 649W, to the hon. Member for New Forest, East (Dr. Lewis).

The latest cost and time estimates are currently going through the Department's approval process. As is normal practice, we will not make any announcements until this process has completed.