§ 23. Mr. Watkinson
asked the Secretary of State for Defence what progress has 390W been made on the standardisation of weapons in NATO.
§ Dr. Gilbert
The United Kingdom plays a full part in continuing activity in this field in the European Programme Group and more widely in NATO. Most recently, the United States, the United Kingdom, France, the Federal Republic of Germany, Norway and the Netherlands last week signed a Memorandum of Understanding for a Feasibility Study on a NATO Anti Surface Ship Missile.