Update: HMS Prince of Wales Starts Journey

And she departs begin her delivery voyage down the Clyde and around the UK!

As soon as the transportation team confirmed she is safe for sea voyage, the Forward Island of the second Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carrier deployed on a five-day cruise to Rosyth where final assembly is taking place.

The Forward Island contains the bridge and approximately 100 vital mission systems compartments. It has up to two metres deck-to-deck windows designed to ensure a high level of visibility and withstand a significant impact.

Naval Today Staff, Image: BAE Systems

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