Skip to main content

Armoured Fighting Vehicles

Volume 477: debated on Thursday 19 June 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence pursuant to the Answer to the hon. Member for Congleton on 5 March 2008, Official Report, column 2553W, on armoured fighting vehicles, on which date his Department signed the contract to procure Ridgeback vehicles. (211991)

The vehicles are being supplied under a Foreign Military Sales case and the US Marine Corps Systems Command is responsible for the contract with Force Protection Industries Inc. The contract for the base vehicles was awarded on 19 May 2008.