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HMS Queen Elizabeth heads for Portsmouth



Britain’s most advanced and biggest warship, HMS Queen Elizabeth, is continuing its sea trials off England’s Isle of Wight.

The 65,000-tonne aircraft carrier which measures 280 metres and can travel 500 miles a day, set sail in June from Rosyth dockyard in Fife where it was built.

It took eight years to build HMS Queen Elizabeth and along with its sister ship, HMS Prince of Wales, it’s part of a defence programme worth more than six billion euros.

The ship was scheduled to be fully ope…
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