prime ministers official jet aircraft was used for According to the report, the “booze” of civil servants.
Sky News understands the number of officials joined 91 minute journey over Great Britain – and what is it took place with “regular catering for flight”.
The Sun newspaper claims that during the 700-mile journey, which is reportedly cost £50,000 – “delicious food” with a selection of alcoholic drinks.”
Flight data shows it took off from Stansted and headed for the Lake District before returning.
Statement on on behalf of of in government, provided by Sky News, said: “In order to comply with Airbus and aviation industry rules the aircraft was legally required to operate maintenance flight before September 4 or face significant additional storage costs.
It is claimed that the trip to the number of Civil servants of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs were needed to ensure what – after the “recent reconfiguration of plane” – it would “still meet ministerial requirements”.
Shadow of Labor trade secretary Emily Thornberry told The Sun: “That would be extremely embarrassing behavior in a concert. best of times but in middle of our country current crisis, it’s shameful beyond words.
RAF Voyager aircraft in shared use Boris Johnson and The Royal Family. Once grey, it was repainted white and given the Union Jack. on his tail in a controversial £900,000 makeover.
news of supposed “fun” comes when Boris Johnson and his allies started a legal battle against Commons investigation of allegations he lied to parliament oh patigate.
The investigation into Mr. Johnson, carried out by all-party Privilege Committee, was condemned by his allies as a “witch hunt” and a “kangaroo trial” after a committee announced it could rule against him, even if he did not deliberately mislead the deputies.