££££. LM said a new turret wasn’t needed. BAE said there was. BAE was also in the doghouse at the time.How did LM win over BAE? That has to be the subject of an investigation. Just look at what's been achieved with CV90. All that proprietary research conducted by the Swedes was there for the taking. Were BAE hated that much that the blindingly obvious choice was ignored out of a sudden attack of ‘twisted bitterness’ syndrome? Punishment for failure in the MOD\Army procurement = promotion and an MBE.