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Warship Construction Programme

Volume 488: debated on Monday 23 February 2009

17. To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what recent progress has been made on the warship construction programme; and if he will make a statement. (257896)

Good progress continues to be made across the future warship build programme.

Centred on the Type 45 Destroyers, the Astute class submarines, the Future Aircraft Carriers and the Future Surface Combatant, it is providing industry with a strong order book which will continue well into the next decade and beyond.