Government to Invest £1.1 billion into Military Flying Training


The Government has announced that £1.1 billion will be invested by the armed forces into military flying training over the next two decades.

Philip Dunne, the Minister of State for Defence Procurement, said:

“This is fantastic news for the future of our military aircrew, providing them with a modern training system which will equip them to deliver on the front line.

With our strong commitment to air power as part of the Strategic Defence and Security Review and our investment of £178 billion in equipment over the next 10 years, this contract is further proof of our commitment to invest in the UK’s defence capabilities for the future, ensuring that we continue to be a world leader in military flying training”.