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5th Oct 2020, 21:30
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Posted By Obi Wan Russell

I did mean eject, but it would be close to the...

I did mean eject, but it would be close to the carrier so the plane would ditch alongside . Saves the SAR a long flight to pick him up.
5th Oct 2020, 21:27
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Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

Fine so long as people stop referring to her as...

Fine so long as people stop referring to her as the QE2. She's a still extant ocean liner rusting away in Dubai......
27th Sep 2020, 19:58
Replies: 90
Views: 21,731
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

In such a scenario the plane would either divert...

In such a scenario the plane would either divert to a shore base for a conventional landing or ditch alongside the carrier.
25th Sep 2020, 20:58
Replies: 90
Views: 21,731
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

Seeing is believing: ...

Seeing is believing:
https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/960x736/35742259_2099373587006446_9030720664612372480_n_a21aa504345dd9975e02f364440898372a275185.jpg
Ark Royal R09 upper and...
24th Sep 2020, 00:16
Replies: 6,224
Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

QE2 was an ocean liner built in the late 60s. QEC...

QE2 was an ocean liner built in the late 60s. QEC (Queen Elizabeth Class/Carrier) is the accepted abbreviation as she is named for Good Queen Bess (Elizabeth I) not the current monarch.
8th Jul 2020, 19:29
Replies: 6,224
Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

From the STRN report: "Crowsnest will not...

From the STRN report:
"Crowsnest will not formally achieve Initial Operating Capability until September 2021 but 3 of the 9 Merlins are planned to be fitted with pre-IOC standard kits. At least the...
22nd Sep 2019, 19:31
Replies: 6,224
Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

I wasn't aware the German Army in WW2 had the use...

I wasn't aware the German Army in WW2 had the use of any T23 Frigates...

You learn something new everyday!
21st Sep 2019, 21:09
Replies: 6,224
Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

[/left]We man them using the crews from the 5 T23...

[/left]We man them using the crews from the 5 T23 frigates they are replacing one for one. With some personnel to spare...
4th Apr 2019, 16:21
Replies: 6,224
Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

Latest news: ...

Latest news:
https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/1440x621/56384115_10219837518548228_4641460625803837440_n_10ac8204e48d238748347cb321de87903ba35697.jpg
QE has arrived back at Rosyth...
19th Mar 2019, 20:49
Replies: 33
Views: 8,046
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

Wrong on so many levels. One carrier gives you...

Wrong on so many levels. One carrier gives you half a carrier. When it's in dock for refit you have no carrier at all. THAT is why we have two, so one is always available to deploy at short notice
...
14th Feb 2019, 21:07
Replies: 6,224
Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

As of last year PoW was scheduled to carry out...

As of last year PoW was scheduled to carry out DT3 trials whilst QE was in dry dock, but as I said plans are always subject to change. At the time PoW was due for completion by the summer, as was...
14th Feb 2019, 14:24
Replies: 6,224
Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

QE is back to Rosyth in the spring for routine...

QE is back to Rosyth in the spring for routine recertification of her hull, and will resume operational service after that. Prince of Wales is due to sail on her sea trials in the autumn, and under...
28th Dec 2018, 11:33
Replies: 6,224
Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

Not really, the QECs are the same width, draft...

Not really, the QECs are the same width, draft and height above the waterline as a CVN, they are just 100ft shorter and 30,000 tonnes lighter.
13th Oct 2018, 00:33
Replies: 6,224
Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

Some more from the...

Some more from the trials:https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/1372x630/43751545_10155629155906481_7242105701974147072_n_a33a9e6d5e7e07d0d1f37ae6fce39600e4fcac88.jpg...
11th Oct 2018, 17:24
Replies: 6,224
Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

New Visitors to the deck, expanding her...

New Visitors to the deck, expanding her...
3rd Oct 2018, 18:20
Replies: 6,224
Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

Some more from the night trials. I don't think...

Some more from the night trials. I don't think these are duskers, it's just the camera used takes great pictures in the...
3rd Oct 2018, 15:38
Replies: 6,224
Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

Night ops; BZ to the photographer for this...

Night ops; BZ to the photographer for this one:https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/1440x810/42992700_398432734220551_7904499537165680640_n_b29e8f1663bcce134573a7ef8c76b46f0d6cc0aa.jpg
28th Sep 2018, 23:51
Replies: 6,224
Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

Some shots from the start of...

Some shots from the start of trials:https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/1500x1200/ihsckhg_c3e5265d4715274ca4672f2c1bbed97006ab7dfa.jpg...
28th Sep 2018, 15:46
Replies: 6,224
Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

2ITF F35B LIGHTNINGS ON HMS QE'S DECK A picture...

2ITF F35B LIGHTNINGS ON HMS QE'S DECK
A picture Tweeted a short while ago showing the 2 ITF F35Bs now landed on HMS QE's deck on 25 Sep 18.
BF05 flown by Commander Nathan Gray RN FAA was the first...
27th Sep 2018, 13:20
Replies: 6,224
Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

It is believed the first F-35B landings aboard...

It is believed the first F-35B landings aboard HMS Queen Elizabeth have taken place earlier this week. Official statements and photos/videos will be released tomorrow, Friday 28th September. In the...
14th Sep 2018, 19:22
Replies: 32
Views: 11,756
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

Skyhook was always a non starter, because in...

Skyhook was always a non starter, because in every illustration of the mother ship, there's a clearly visible Helipad, and Harriers can land on them without all the bother of the long mechanical arm....
13th Sep 2018, 20:31
Replies: 6,224
Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

Well it was supposed to be Pax River for the...

Well it was supposed to be Pax River for the aircraft and Norfolk VA for the ship. Might be a bit of sweeping up to do after Florence... messy girl!
13th Sep 2018, 08:38
Replies: 32
Views: 11,756
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

So they want a bigger version of...

So they want a bigger version of this?https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/pprune.org-vbulletin/1200x900/dokdo4b_82b0c6d5bbfc8ef8c5a785c9ea80331a6f760933.jpg
6th Sep 2018, 18:58
Replies: 6,224
Views: 1,762,626
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

Considerably bigger than a...

Considerably bigger than a Tug...https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.gmforum.com-vbulletin/1320x629/40969538_1966326763405503_53999459876470784_n_fd4bd30c083eb775da03b6afacbef60ff9e72bec.jpg...
6th Sep 2018, 18:52
Replies: 12,075
Views: 3,064,883
Posted By Obi Wan Russell

Well there's 9 of them in Norfolk...

Well there's 9 of them in Norfolk...
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