UK grounds £5bn helicopter project

The UK government has suspended procurement for the Search and Rescue Helicopter private finance initiative project, awarded to an RBS/Thales consortium, because of a spending review. The review also threatens numerous projects awarded in a school-building initiative, where the UK believes it ‘has been overcommitted’.

To view this content, you need to sign in.

You should only be asked to sign in once. Not the case? Click here

Register now to access this content and more for free.

Share this