Two new warships to be built

Two new warships are to be built by the Appledore yard in Devon, in a £130m contract for the Royal Navy placed through shipbuilder Vosper Thornycroft. HMS Echo and HMS Enterprise, are due to enter service in 2002 and 2003 respectively.

Two new warships are to be built by the Appledore yard in Devon, in a £130m contract for the Royal Navy placed through shipbuilder Vosper Thornycroft. HMS Echo and HMS Enterprise, are due to enter service in 2002 and 2003 respectively.