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Ssbn 005

Volume 169: debated on Tuesday 13 March 1990

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To ask the Secretary of State for Defence if he will make a statement regarding the progress of the Intercept sonar for SSBN 005.

Development of the Intercept sonar sub-system is largely complete, and it is expected that integration with the sonar suite will be accomplished on schedule.

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence when production units of the inboard sonar suite for SSBN 005 were delivered.

Delivery of the SSBN 005 onboard sonar suite is not yet required under the shipbuilding programme. The equipment is available and the programme date will be met.