HL Deb 19 July 1965 vol 268 cc583-4WA

asked Her Majesty's Government:

Whether they are proceeding with the development of the Olympus gas turbine engine for use by the Royal Navy.


Yes. A contract has recently been placed with Bristol Siddeley for the evaluation and trial of a shore-based version of the Olympus, with a view to developing a marine version of this engine for our future escorts.

House adjourned at fourteen minutes before ten o'clock.