Anglo-Canadian Naval Cooperation Stalls Over 'Global Combat Ship' Debate



David Mugridge
03/21/2011

The coalition government’s recent public disclosure that they were in consultation with the Canadians over joint warship design has arrested a potential deal which could have created hundreds of high technology engineering jobs in both countries. "The global combat ship frigate programme does indeed present a tremendous opportunity for the United Kingdom to put the policy into practice. I am delighted to say that we are in close discussion with the Canadians", stated Gerald Howart...
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