Britain’s biggest warship HMS Queen Elizabeth sails for NEW YORK on first ever visit to US

BRITAIN’S biggest warship HMS Queen Elizabeth will make her first ever visit to New York as she continues her maiden visit to the US.

Big Liz is the largest ship in the Royal Navy and will be Britain’s new flagship once she full enters active service.

The  £3.1billion  behemoth, which has more than 1,000 personnel onboard, will anchor two miles from Manhattan in the Hudson River at around lunchtime on Friday.

She will be welcomed to the US by the Statue of Liberty as she continues her trans-Atlantic mission – training with Britain’s new stealth fighters the F-35s.

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source: Daily Star

2018-10-19 03:56
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