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PREMIUM: UK Public Accounts Committee savages Crowsnest plans and F-35 costs

13th November 2020 - 16:54 GMT | by Tim Martin in London

A report from the Public Accounts Committee has raised questions about the UK's carrier strike capabilities.

In a new report the UK’s Public Accounts Committee has delivered a damning assessment of the MoD’s Carrier Strike capabilities claiming that the Crowsnest AEW radar system has been subjected to ‘poor contractor performance and inadequate departmental oversight.’

The report, published on 13 November, also criticized the MoD ...

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