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Armoured Fighting Vehicles

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 905535, tabled on 14 October 2014

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what investment his Department has made in armoured vehicle capability for the Army.

Answered on

20 October 2014

The core armoured vehicle programme budget for the next 10 years is £6.7 billion. This includes the Warrior Upgrade, a new Armoured Utility Vehicle, improvements to the Challenger 2 Tank and the Scout. The latter £3.5 billion order is the biggest Army order in 30 years and will safeguard at least 1,300 jobs across the UK.

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