HC Deb 18 May 1965 vol 712 c191W
8. Mr. Burden

asked the Secretary of State for Commonwealth Relations what Commonwealth Governments have expressed an interest in the purchase of Oberon class submarines from the United Kingdom.

Mr. Bottomley

Four Oberon class submarines are at present being constructed for the Australian Government and three for the Canadians. The approximate value of these orders is £28 million. The Government of India has also expressed an interest in this class of submarine.