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DSEI 2015: UK Warrior CSP builds up

17th September 2015 - 10:14 GMT | by Tim Fish in London

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The first prototype upgraded Warrior infantry fighting vehicle fitted with a new turret has been displayed at the DSEI exhibition in London.

The vehicle completed on-the-move firing trials earlier this year and subsequently passed its Critical Design Review (CDR) in May. 

Rick Edwards, executive VP for Lockheed Martin Missile and Fire Control, told Shephard that the build phase would run until the British Army begins trialling the upgraded Warriors next year.

The company is providing turrets for some of the 12 Warrior prototype engineering vehicles that will be tested. Lockheed Martin decided last year that because of problems upgrading the

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Tim Fish is a special correspondent for Shephard Media. Formerly the editor of Land Warfare …

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