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

David Mugridge

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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