HMS Queen Elizabeth departs for trials with UK F-35B jets

The trials, known as Westlant, will take place off the US East Coast.

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HMS Northumberland gets underway for Cutlass Fury 2019

After the drill, the frigate will join HMS Queen Elizabeth on her F-35B trials.

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Internal leak prompts HMS Queen Elizabeth to return to port

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth made a surprise return to Portsmouth on July 9, despite having been ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth tests newly-installed Phalanx CIWS

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth has carried out the first test of its two Phalanx close-in weapon ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth to join NATO's Readiness Initiative

Once the Royal Navy’s aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth starts operations in 2021, it will be made ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth set for Washington visit during Westlant

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is deploying to the US east coast this summer where it will carry ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth completes first docking period

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is afloat again after completing its first docking and maintenance ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth CO relieved over "car misuse"

Captain Nick Cooke-Priest, the commanding officer of Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth has been ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth heads to Rosyth for first overhaul

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth got underway from her Portsmouth homeport on April 1 to head for ...

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Babcock gets £5m for first QE dry-dock maintenance

The UK defense ministry announced it has awarded Babcock’s Rosyth dockyard a £5 million contract for the ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth arrives back home

Royal Navy’s aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth arrived in Portsmouth today following the completion of ...

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HMS Queen Elizabeth wraps up second round of F-35B trials

The Royal Navy’s new aircraft carrier has completed the final round of F-35B trials for this year and is ...

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F-35B lands "backwards" in another Westlant 18 milestone

After acing the revolutionary shipborne rolling vertical landing earlier this year, Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS ...

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Royal Navy carrier meets Zumwalt destroyer in the Atlantic

Two days after leaving her construction site in Maine, US Navy’s stealth destroyer Michael Monsoor (DDG 1001) ...

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Dutch ship to join HMS Queen Elizabeth on first deployment

The Netherlands became the first UK ally to announce it would send a warship to join the Royal Navy aircraft ...

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Royal Navy Merlins join US counterparts for ASW drills

Royal Navy aviators embarked aboard the aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth will be taking part in ...

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Cyber, trade cooperation pushed on HMS QE visit to New York

The UK and US will be teaming up in the fight against growing cyber threats, UK defense secretary Gavin Williamson ...

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F-35Bs flying from HMS Queen Elizabeth drop first bombs

F-35 Lightning fighter jets have dropped first test bombs during flight trials on board the Royal Navy aircraft ...

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Royal Navy starts F-35B rolling vertical landing trials

Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth was at the center of an important milestone for the F-35 program as ...

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Osprey, Sea Dragon land on HMS Queen Elizabeth

After welcoming her first F-35B fighter jets on the flight deck as part of first-of-class flight trials, the Royal ...

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F-35Bs ace night-time landings on HMS Queen Elizabeth trials

F-35 Lightning jets achieved another milestone during flight trials on board the Royal Navy aircraft carrier HMS ...

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