Defence spending

Discussion in 'Current Affairs, News and Analysis' started by Radical_Dreamer, Nov 25, 2005.

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  1. http://uk.news.yahoo.com/25112005/325/defence-spending-cut-rein-budget-report.html
     
  2. Why doesn't this surpise me :roll:
     
  3. "exercises such as removing a 368 million-pound provision that had been set aside for the purchase of combat jet weapons in the future,"

    'Ang on, let me get this stright.

    It's decided by our glorious govenment that the Typhoon dosen't need a gun. Then Is to rely on missiles, then we decide not to by the missiles?

    What are the RAF ment to use? Flashy's undier-wear?
     
  4. ViroBono

    ViroBono LE Moderator

    It's a shame Lord Drayson isn't as good at defence procurement as he is at making money out of selling expensive vaccines to the government he's an unelected member of.
     
  5. In other words to meet 'financial targets', they are willing to scrap weapons contracts which we need...

    8O 8O 8O :roll: :roll: :roll: