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Armoured Fighting Vehicles

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 132161, tabled on 1 March 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many of the Army's (a) Challenger tanks, (b) Warrior armoured vehicles and (c) AS90 self-propelled howitzers are serviceable as of 1 March 2022.

Answered on

7 March 2022

The Army is always ready to fulfil the task of protecting the nation and holds various people, units and equipment at various levels of readiness.

Details of the number of vehicles in the UK Armed Forces are published on an annual basis on the Government’s website. The most recent publication can be found here:

For reasons of security, we do not break this number down any further.

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