Red Dragon

North England

Project Value - £89m

Project Sector - Defence


About The Project

Red Dragon provides 17,000 square metres of workshops and offices and 33,000 square metres of aircraft accommodation. This is sufficient to house 48 Tornado size jets, or a number of larger aircraft, if required.

The leading edge facility incorporates the very latest technology and has been designed to facilitate the highest standards of quality and productivity. In addition, there is a paint facility and a plastic media stripping facility to support work at the hangar.

Ongoing activity

The project not only provides a world-class environment for Defence Aviation Repair Agency (DARA) but acts as a catalyst in reinforcing Wales as a centre of global excellence in aerospace maintenance and repair.

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