§ Mr. Jim Cunningham
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many service personnel are employed on the(a) Eurofighter 2000, (b) Trident, (c) Rapier, (d) Field Standard C and (e) Warrior projects.
§ Mr. Aitken
The number of service personnel in the Procurement Executive employed directly in the management of these projects is as follows:
Project Service personnel Eurofighter 2000 103 Trident 39 Rapier Field Standard C 3 Warrior 1
It is not possible without disproportionate cost to identify all service personnel involved in supporting these projects throughout the Department.