ACCEPTING EQUIPMENT OFF-CONTRACT AND INTO
Letter to the Clerk of the Committee from
the Permanent Under-Secretary of State, the Ministry of Defence
When I wrote to you on 29 September8
with my answers to the Committee's Questions of 3 July, I explained
that urgent operational needs had put back the completion date
for the installation of Flight Data Recorder and cockpit voice
recorder. I said that we were assessing the impact on the planned
We have now done so and estimate that the overall
programme will be completed by early 2002.
I am copying this letter to the Comptroller
and Auditor General.
of State, Ministry of Defence
9 November 2000
44 See Evidence, Appendix 2, pages 42-53. Back