British supersonic stealth jets are being taken by the HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier to conduct advanced trials with the US military.
HMS Queen Elizabeth
Britain’s newest aircraft carrier is expected to emerge from Rosyth Dockyard for the first time in the next few days.
The dozens of corridors aboard the Royal Navy’s largest-ever warship have been named after the famous streets of Edinburgh and London to help their sailors feel at home.
The commanding officer of the HMS Queen Elizabeth has said that leaks are a “weekly” problem for warships, after the carrier suffered water pouring through several decks.
The Royal Navy’s £3 billion aircraft carrier is to set sail for the US where British fighter jets will take off from its flight deck for the first time.
One of the UK’s largest aircraft carriers has sailed down the Firth of Forth after leaving its dry dock in Rosyth.
HMS Queen Elizabeth has sailed under the Forth bridges once more, as she returns to her birthplace in Rosyth for planned maintenance.
The UK Government has been accused of treating Scottish dockyard workers with contempt after rumours resurfaced that a multi-billion pound aircraft carrier being built at Rosyth will be sold or mothballed.
Rosyth dockyard has won a £5 million contract to carry out maintenance work on HMS Queen Elizabeth.
The second Queen Elizabeth class aircraft carrier to be constructed at Rosyth is on track for delivery as planned in around a year’s time - although question marks have been raised over whether it will come in on budget.