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Baldrick

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Re: HMS Prince of Wales breakdown
« Reply #225 on: September 02, 2023, 05:45:37 pm »

It will give her a good work up journeying to the USofA .   Plenty of time to practice their drills
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Re: HMS Prince of Wales breakdown
« Reply #226 on: September 03, 2023, 08:39:54 am »

[size=0px] Plenty of time to practice their drills or was that REPAIRS !!!!![/size]
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Re: HMS Prince of Wales breakdown
« Reply #227 on: September 03, 2023, 10:56:51 am »

At least should give the bilge pumps a good workout.  O0


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Re: HMS Prince of Wales breakdown
« Reply #228 on: October 12, 2023, 08:50:48 pm »

Not so much about breakdowns but some good pictures of what HMS Queen Elizabeth has been up to.

https://www.navylookout.com/photo-essay-uk-carrier-strike-group-completes-first-phase-of-deployment/

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Re: HMS Prince of Wales breakdown
« Reply #229 on: October 12, 2023, 09:40:49 pm »

Another excellent link and well worth looking in - if only we could be back in the service  <:( .


Thanks for the link Colin  :-))


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Re: HMS Prince of Wales breakdown
« Reply #230 on: October 25, 2023, 05:24:40 pm »

Well illustrated article on Navy Lookout of PoW conducting aircraft trials with the US Navy. Inckudes some very impressive photos.

https://www.navylookout.com/hms-prince-of-wales-crosses-the-atlantic-and-begins-developmental-flying-trials/

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Re: HMS Prince of Wales breakdown
« Reply #231 on: November 05, 2023, 05:21:16 pm »

Great video of HMS QE sailing from Portsmouth after a brief stop. She has a number of F35s on the flight deck.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6tSEE3lek3E

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Re: HMS Prince of Wales breakdown
« Reply #232 on: November 06, 2023, 11:30:50 am »

     "She has a number of F35s on the flight deck."

         Not made of rubber???

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Re: HMS Prince of Wales breakdown
« Reply #233 on: November 06, 2023, 12:22:52 pm »

Well, they didn't look like Airfix brand plastic kits to me  >>:-(  ........so well done RO8  :-))  ................


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Re: HMS Prince of Wales breakdown
« Reply #234 on: November 06, 2023, 03:24:03 pm »

No but eighty years ago we had Squadrons of inflatable aircraft strung around the country, which the American A/F seem to have 'reinvented'  %)


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