Reports directly relating to the observation and assessment of the annual demonstration exercises at BAE Systems Marine Limited (BAESML), Barrow-in-Furness, since 2010. This includes the principal reports, as well as the reports from any redemonstrations that may have been required in that time, and the associated formal letters to BAESML sent as a result of the demonstrations and redemonstrations.
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