Boxer Vehicles: Procurement

Ministry of Defence written question – answered on 9th June 2021.

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Photo of Tobias Ellwood Tobias Ellwood Chair, Defence Committee, Chair, Defence Committee, Chair, Defence Sub-Committee, Chair, Defence Sub-Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, if he will provide details of the (a) variants and (b) respective numbers of Boxer that have been ordered and financed for the Army.

Photo of Jeremy Quin Jeremy Quin The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence

Details of the variants of Boxer currently on order by quantity can be found in the table below. The Department is looking to enhance and uplift the size of the total UK Boxer order as we work to implement the Integrated Review. This may include new variants and partnering opportunities with industry and our Allies.

Variants and Roles

Numbers

MIV Varient

Build Configurations (BC)

Role

By Role

By BC

Armoured Personnel Carriers

Infantry Carrying Vehicle (ICV)

ICV

85

85

Specialist Carrier Vehicle (SCV)

Engineer Section Vehicle (ESV)

60

200

Recce/Fire Support Vehicle (Recce/FSV)

62

Mortar Carrying Variant (MCV)

28

Equipment Support

ES Repair (Rep)

50

Command, Control, Communication, Computers & Information (C4I)

Command Post

Command & Control Vehicle (C2V)

123

177

C2-Utility (C2U) Vehicle

Observation Post Vehicle (OPV)

19

Beyond Line of Sight (BLOS)

24

Electronic Warfare & SIGINT (ESWI)

11

Ambulance (Amb)

(Amb)

(Amb)

61

61

Totals:

523

523

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