To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what the whole life costs forecast is for AJAX.
21 December 2021
The forecast cost for the Assessment and Demonstration & Manufacture phases and for contracted support (up to the end of the initial support contract) for the AJAX project is £5,915 million. (This forecast figure which is reviewed bi-annually will differ from the budget figure. It relates specifically to the Ajax Project within the Armoured Cavalry Programme.)