In the House of Commons, the Secretary of State for Scotland was asked “….what discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Defence on the Naval Base Review, with particular reference to Faslane.”. (Hansard, 17 Jul 07, Column 188W). Copyright © 2007 Defence Research & Analysis (DR&A) (Source: DNA DEFENCE NEWS ANALYSIS, Issue 0729, 23 Jul 07)
GDUK told BATTLESPACE that its Ashchurch facility continued to turn out Bowmanised vehicles after the Monday shut-down due to flooding. Many staff had home flood damage and portaloos and bottled water had to be supplied to Ashchurch.
“When one engine fails on a twin-engine airplane you always have enough
power left to get you to the scene of the crash.” (Source: Mike Gormley)