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Aircraft Carriers

Class

Unit(s)   (year of commissioning)

   

Majestic (6 ships)

INFO - Majestic class Aircraft Carrier

 

R 36 HMS Magnificent (loaned to Canada 1946-57)
R 49 HMS Hercules (construction halted in 1946 - transferred to India in 1957)
R 77 HMS Majestic (construction halted in 1946 - transferred to Australia in 1947)
R 93 HMS Terrible (construction halted in 1945 - transferred to Australia in 1948)
R 95 HMS Powerful (construction halted in 1945 - transferred to Canada)
R 97 HMS Leviathan (never completed / sold for scrap in 1968)
   

Colossus (10 ships)

INFO - Colossus class Aircraft Carrier

 

R 16 HMS Triumph (1946) (converted to a Heavy Repair Ship in 1958)
R 31 HMS Warrior (loaned to Canada 1946-48 / sold to Argentina in 1958)
R 51 HMS Perseus (1945) (completed as Aircraft Maintenance Vessel)
R 61 HMS Colossus (1944) (transferred to France in 1946)
R 62 HMS Glory (1945-56)
R 63 HMS Venerable (1945) (sold to Netherlands in 1948 / sold to Argentina in 1968)
R 64 HMS Theseus (1946-57)
R 68 HMS Ocean (1945-57)
R 71 HMS Vengeance (1945) (loaned to Australia 1952-55 / sold to Brazil in 1956)
R 76 HMS Pioneer (1945) (completed as Aircraft Maintenance Vessel)
   
Audacious (2 ships)  INFO - Audacious class Aircraft Carrier
  R 05 HMS Eagle (ex Audacious) (1951)
R 09 HMS Ark Royal (1955) 
   
Centaur (4 ships)  INFO - Centaur class Aircraft Carrier
  R 06 HMS Centaur (1953)
R 07 HMS Albion (1954)
R 08 HMS Bulwark (1954)
R 12 HMS Hermes (1959) 
   
Invincible (3 ships)  INFO - Invincible class Aircraft Carrier
  R 05 HMS Invincible (1980)
R 06 HMS Illustrious (1982)
R 07 HMS Ark Royal (1985) 
   
Queen Elizabeth (2 ships)  INFO - Queen Elizabeth class Aircraft Carrier
  R 08 HMS Queen Elizabeth (2017?)
R 09 HMS Prince of Wales (2020?) 
 

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