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Hull Misses the Chance to Host HMS Illustrious

Hull will not host the Royal Navy’s recently decommissioned aircraft carrier HMS Illustrious. Confirming that ...

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Lusty Lowers Her White Ensign for the Final Time

After a 32-year career, the last of the Royal UK Navy’s Invincible Class aircraft carriers decommissions in ...

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HMS Illustrious Plans Receive MP Support

The plans to turn the Royal UK Navy’s aircraft carrier HMS Illustrious into a tourist attraction in Hull ...

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HMS Illustrious Hands Over Her Duties to HMS Ocean

In a symbolic gesture the UK’s outgoing helicopter carrier has handed over duties to her successor.   In the ...

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HMS Illustrious Arrives in Portsmouth for the Last Time

HMS Illustrious has returned to her Portsmouth home for the last time.   The Navy’s helicopter and commando ...

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HMS Illustrious Withdraws from Service

The last of the Invincible class carriers, HMS Illustrious, will make her final entry into Portsmouth on Tuesday 22 ...

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HMS Illustrious Supports New Carrier Naming Ceremony

HMS Illustrious will sail into the River Forth on Wednesday (July 2) in support of the naming ceremony for the new ...

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HMS Illustrious Docks in Lisbon

Royal UK Navy helicopter carrier HMS Illustrious has just paid a routine visit to Lisbon, at the cruise terminal, ...

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UK Navy’s New Helicopter Drops In on HMS Illustrious

The UK Navy’s new helicopter has paid its first visit to HMS Illustrious – dropping in on the veteran carrier ...

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Naval Reservists Join HMS Illustrious

A group of UK Royal Naval Reservists (RNR) recently joined HMS Illustrious to spend some time learning and training ...

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UK: Lusty Gears Up for Cougar 13

Portsmouth helicopter carrier HMS Illustrious is being put through her paces as she prepares for her autumn ...

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