UK Says Carrier Strike Capability Ready for Operations

The maiden operational voyage of HMS Queen Elizabeth is now being prepared.
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LONDON—The UK has declared its carrier strike capability operational, paving the way for the first operational cruise of new carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth in the spring. The UK defense ministry says the initial operating capability milestone includes both the air and naval elements of the Carrier...

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