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Warrior upgrade delays threaten MoD's Budget Plan

7th November 2018 - 16:00 GMT | by Kate Martyr in London


The UK Ministry of Defence has confirmed a delay to the Warrior Capability Sustainment Programme (WCSP) calling the setback a key risk to project affordability and delivery.

The MoD’s Defence Equipment Plan 2018, released on 5 November, highlights the WCSP’s 13-month delay as the major threat to the Army Command Equipment plan coming within budget.

The programme is now behind schedule a month longer than the 12 months predicted in the MoD’s Major Projects Portfolio data FY2016/17.

Despite all 11 demonstration vehicles having been delivered to the MoD, problems in the demonstration phase have caused these setbacks, with the

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Kate Martyr


Kate Martyr

Kate Martyr was the Land Domain reporter for Shephard Media during 2019.

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