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Guided Weapons: Procurement

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 274600, tabled on 8 July 2019

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how long it would take, and at what cost, for her Department to procure a Trident D-5 missile.

Answered on

16 July 2019

The UK's Trident II D5 missiles form part of a pool of available missiles shared with the US. The UK pays an annual contribution to the continued maintenance of the missile stock based on our share of the overall missile inventory.