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HMS Queen Elizabeth sails from Invergordon

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Reducing waste on HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH

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When Two Queens Met

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Merlin helicopter becomes first aircraft to land on HMS Queen Elizabeth

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Managing Director’s Blog
History in the making

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Nation's Flagship takes to sea for the first time

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Keeping the Ship’s Company Navy Fit

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Bringing the Royal Navy’s Flagship to life

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Aircraft Carrier Alliance achieves record donation for local charity

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Managing Director’s Blog

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Pilots begin flights in new F-35 Lightning II simulator in preparation for trials on carrier

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Ship’s Company have a flipping good time on Pancake Day

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Monthly updates

2017 - May

HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH’s Medical Complex has begun to accept its first patients and replenishment at sea high points installed on HMS PRINCE OF WALES.

2017 - April

Preparations for the arrival of the Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carriers into Portsmouth ramp up and we speak to Neil Holm about his new role as HMS PRINCE OF WALES Programme Director.

2017 – February

A roundup of the year that was 2016 and HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH galley and identify friend or foe tested.

2016 - September

Visual Surveillance System commissioned and major internal systems set to work. Also this month Navy’s smallest ship paves way for maiden voyage of its largest.

2016 – August

HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH laundry tested and the art of constructing an aircraft carrier.

2016 – July

This month F35-B Lightning II meets HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH and the Aircraft Carrier Alliance inspires women into engineering.

2016 – June

HRH Prince Charles pays tribute to the skills of workforce during visit to HMS PRINCE OF WALES and we speak to Technical Issues Manager, Nick Fox.

2016 – May

Unique thermal metal coating developed for carrier and first sea captain joins HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH. Also this month we talk to Commander Steve Prest, Head of Weapon Engineering.

2016 – April

HMS PRINCE OF WALES drop stern delivered and Balfour Beatty exceeds safety performance. Also this month find out how you can tour the carriers.

2016 – March

First compartments are handed over to the Royal Navy and engineer, Lyall Brand is the first to wear HMS PRINCE OF WALES cap tally.

2016 – February

Find out about the first Royal Navy crew join to HMS PRINCE OF WALES and the commissioning of the highly mechanised weapons handling system lift.

2016 – January

HMS PRINCE OF WALES’ aft island is lifted into place and the carrier jetty in Portsmouth is given a royal name.

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