Parliamentary Question: Gripen

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QUESTION IN THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

QUESTION 1129

WRITTEN REPLY

Mr T.W. Coetzee (DA) to ask the Minister of Defence and Military Veterans:

1. (a) How many Gripen Advanced Light Fighter aircraft have been delivered and what is the (i) optimal number, (ii) actual number and (iii) shortage/surplus in terms of (aa) operational pilots, (bb) flying hours and (cc) budget required to operate the aircraft in the (aaa) 2010 – 11, (bbb) 2011-12 and (ccc) 2012-13 financial years? NW1286E

REPLY

The information required is classified and we may not make this public. However, the Honourable Member is advised to raise this request with the Joint Standing Committee on Defence and Military Veterans

Pic: Gripen flying over the Union Building