Sir Michael Fallon Visits the Royal Navy’s Future Flagship The Defence Secretary landed by Merlin helicopter on the deck of the new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, which is currently […]» Read more
Tag: Aircraft Carriers
An aircraft carrier is a seafaring airbase, equipped with a full-length flight deck and facilities for carrying, arming, deploying, and recovering aircraft. Typically, it is the capital ship of a fleet, as it allows a naval force to project air power worldwide without depending on local bases for staging air warfare operations.
The Princess Royal Jetty Ready for Royal Navy’s Next Generation Aircraft Carriers The Princess unveiled a plaque at Portsmouth Naval Base on Monday, 20 March 2017, officially naming the vast […]» Read more
Sir Michael Fallon outlined how Scotland will be home to several additional key Defence capabilities by 2020 to the Board and recognised its unique contribution to UK national security. Defence […]» Read more