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Instagram post 2178636269838673764_7945435904 #HMSDragon arrived in #NewYork today. 
#Type45Destroyer #newyorkharbor #RoyalNavy #westlant19 
#Westlant19
Instagram post 2178591799638460712_7945435904 Aircraft lift being lowered 
#royalnavy #hmsprinceofwales #aircraftcarrier #portsmouth #newarrival #marineengineering #britishmade #mactaggartscott
Instagram post 2178559125196427672_7945435904 #wildcat and #Merlin helicopters embarked on #hmsprinceofwales for first entry into #Portsmouth today
Instagram post 2178557910534551979_7945435904 Sailors and families on the flight deck of #hmsprinceofwales after her arrival in Portsmouth this afternoon 
#RoyalNavy #aircraftcarrier #flightdeck #skiramp
Instagram post 2178556466376929484_7945435904 HMS Prince of Wales arrived in her home port of Portsmouth for the first time today. #hmsprinceofwales #RoyalNavy #aircraftcarrier #portsmouth #hmnbportsmouth #harbour #welcome #homecoming
Instagram post 2177936733340179405_7945435904 BREAKING NEWS:

Very low profile announcement due to #GeneralElection2019 Purdah restrictions, but today the MoD formally signed the contract with Babcock to build the 5 Type 31 frigates.

#type31frigate #RoyalNavy  #FutureNavy #Babcock #Contract #GoodNews #Rosyth #Shipbuilding
Instagram post 2177915843408029239_7945435904 Multinational naval force in the Persian Gulf for International Maritime Exercise 2019. #imx2019 Led by the Japanese warship JS BUNGO and including #rfacardiganbay and #HMSLedbury (Seen from #HMSBrocklesby)

#RoyalNavy #persiangulf #arabiangulf #minehunter #minehunting #bahrain #navalexercise #minewarfare #mothership
Instagram post 2177914809528854672_7945435904 Divisions, inspection and award presentations held in spare hangar #RNASCuldrose yesterday. 
#parade #inspection #awardceremony #fleetairarm #RoyalNavy #hangar #airfield #airstation
Instagram post 2177676702128761779_7945435904 HMS Queen Elizabeth arrived at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia yesterday.

She is due to head north up #ChesapeakeBay to to visit #Annapolis #Maryland next week. 
#Westlant19 #HMSQueenElizabeth #transatlanticpartnership #RoyalNavy #Warship #AircraftCarrier #norfolkvirginia #navalstationnorfolk
Instagram post 2177674603240176249_7945435904 Finally official announcement made - HMS Prince of Wales will enter Portsmouth tomorrow (Saturday) passing Round Tower around 1400.

#hmsprinceofwales #Portsmouth #hmnbportsmouth  #firstentryintoport #RoyalNavy #Welcome #HomePort #aircraftcarrier
Instagram post 2177074113024576701_7945435904 HMS Dragon detaches from the #westlant19 group - waving farewell to #hmsqueenelizabeth 
#RoyalNavy #Aircraftcarrier #Type45Destroyer #BridgeWing #Salute #Sailpast #Farewell #Eascort #Warship #Navy
Instagram post 2176960360907809030_7945435904 #HMSTyne alongside in #northshields this week for a logistic stop and to spend time with affiliates.

#OPV #PatrolVessel #RoyalNavy #Newcastle #NorthEastEngland #NorthSea #EastCoast #Tyneside #Alongside #logisticstop
Instagram post 2176940162121387987_7945435904 Continuing Operational Testing programme includes night flying from #HMSQueenElizabeth  #aircraftcarrier #F35 #NightFlying #FlightDeck #FastJet #LightningII #Westlant19 #RoyalNavy
Instagram post 2176930822614387381_7945435904 British naval power... #Westlant19 #Aircraftcarriers #ReplenishmentAtSea #RoyalFleetAuxiliary #Type23Frigate
Instagram post 2176929492449557748_7945435904 Double RAS with simultaneous flying operations 
#Multitasking 
#hmsqueenelizabeth #RFATideforce #HMSNorthumberland
#Westlant19 #RoyalFleetAuxiliary #RoyalNavy #aircraftcarrier #ReplenishmentAtSea #RAS #UNREP #f35 #jet #F35 #LightningII #Type23Frigate
Instagram post 2176495554664975370_7945435904 #RFATidesurge providing fuel to our allies on operations in the #norwegiansea 
#USSGridley - US Navy photo 5/11/19 
#RoyalFleetAuxiliary #ReplenishmentAtSea #UNREP #NATO #transatlanticpartners
Instagram post 2175724381811408365_7945435904 New article on our website:

When will the first Royal Navy Type 31 frigate enter service?

#type31 #type31frigate #Shipbuilding #RoyalNavy #FutureNavy #arrowhead140 #Babcock #Thales #WarshipDesign
Instagram post 2175722708569256410_7945435904 HMS Kent and Montrose remain in the Gulf region protecting British merchant shipping but HMS Defender has detached and arrived in Goa, India yesterday.

#HMSDefender #Type45Destroyer #India #Goa #bandonjetty #Welcome  #IndianNavy
Instagram post 2175720195476569664_7945435904 #HMSQueenElizabeth and #Westlant19 ships joined by USS Philippine Sea and USS Truxtun

#USN #USNavy #usstruxtun  #ussphilippinesea #Destroyer #Cruiser #aircraftcarrier #RoyalNavy #CarrierBattleGroup #CarrierStrikeGroup
Instagram post 2175709382359473515_7945435904 Not many navies in the world can do this... #Multitasking 
#hmsqueenelizabeth #RFATideforce #HMSNorthumberland
#Westlant19 #RoyalFleetAuxiliary #RoyalNavy #aircraftcarrier #ReplenishmentAtSea #RAS #UNREP #f35 #jet #F35 #LightningII #Type23Frigate
Instagram post 2175378578592856518_7945435904 It's been 11 years since the RN did this evolution (HMS Ark Royal and RFA Wave Knight 2008) Jet takes off from aircraft carrier while conducting Replenishment at Sea. 
#hmsqueenelizabeth  #RFATideforce 
#Westlant19 #RoyalFleetAuxiliary #RoyalNavy #aircraftcarrier #ReplenishmentAtSea #RAS #UNREP #f35 #jet #takeoff #skiramp #aircraftlaunch #multitasking
Instagram post 2174964474313072903_7945435904 Jet takes off from #hmsqueenelizabeth while Replenishment at Sea underway with #RFATideforce 
#Westlant19 #RoyalFleetAuxiliary #RoyalNavy #aircraftcarrier #ReplenishmentAtSea #RAS #UNREP #f35 #jet #takeoff #skiramp #aircraftlaunch #multitasking
Instagram post 2174963363745191665_7945435904 HMS Scott departing #Gibraltar this evening 
#hmsscott #oceansurveyvessel #RoyalNavy #hydrography #Harbour #Departure 
via @daviation_photography
Instagram post 2174001430598583417_7945435904 Alone on the wire - an 845 Naval Air Squadron aircrewman conducting Deployed Search and Rescue training from #hmsqueenelizabeth 
#CommandoMerlin #FlyNavy #westlant19 #MerlinMk4 #845NAS #Helicopter #SAR #SearchandRescue #Winchman #Rescue #RoyalNavy
Instagram post 2173997910009009187_7945435904 New article on our website:
Remembrance 2019. We will remember them.

#RememberanceDay #WeWillRememberThem #remembrance #rememberanceday2019 #RoyalNavy #Submariners #WWII #LostatSea #eternalpatrol #Poppy #Wreath #sacrifice #Ceremony  #LestWeForget
Instagram post 2173521587859647937_7945435904 First test of aircraft lift on board #HMSPrinceofWales #820NAS Merlin helicopter taken down to the hangar

#RoyalNavy #aircraftcarrier #SeaTrials #aircraftlift #Testing #aircrafthandler #AircraftHandling #merlinhelicopter #MerlinMk2 #FlyNavy #fleetairarm
Instagram post 2173395956316723288_7945435904 What a ballistic missile submarine looks like having major refit and reactor refuelling...
Recent photo (via Andy Amour) shows HMS Vanguard in number 9 dock at Devonport still a long way from completing her refit (Unlikely to meet planned return to sea in 2020). Reactor Access House (Dark grey building) still in position over the reactor compartment.

#DeveonportDockyard #Babcock #HMSVanguard #SSBN #ballisticmissilesubmarine #nucleardeterrent #Submarine #Refit #submarinemaintenance #NuclearReactor #nuclearrefuel #Engineering
Instagram post 2173386850373484172_7945435904 Personnel on board #HMSQueenElizabeth have created a fantastic #rememberanceday tribute

#WeWillRememberThem 
#LestWeForget 
#WESTLANT19 #RoyalNavy #FlightDeck #aircraftcarrier
Instagram post 2172705237981586080_7945435904 #HMSNorthumberland exercised #AntiSubmarineWarfare and protection of merchant shipping with #USNavy taskforce.

USS Winston S Churchill acted as a harassing enemy force and was intercepted by Northumberland.

#Type23Frigate #RoyalNavy #Westlant19 #Destroyer #USNavy #usswinstonschurchill
Instagram post 2172701038803897061_7945435904 Round the clock fixed and rotary flying continues on #HMSQueenElizabeth #Westlant19 
HMS Queen Elizabeth due to anchor off #Annapolis #washingtondc and will host the Atlantic Future Forum (AFF) on 21st November.

#RoyalNavy #F35 #Dusk #duskflying #AircraftCarrier #LightningII #JumpJet #Navy #FlyNavy