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Britain's new aircraft carrier may be a vast folly — but it still provokes awe - The Guardian;

Britain's new aircraft carrier may be a vast folly — but it still provokes awe - The Guardian

The GuardianBritain's new aircraft carrier may be a vast folly — but it still provokes aweThe GuardianWhen HMS Queen Elizabeth left Rosyth for her sea trials on Monday, I remembered my days as a little admiral and considered how some of my enthusiasms that were formed during that short-trousered age have never completely left me. This is an awkward ...and more »

Russian Defense Ministry: UK's new carrier 'merely a large convenient naval target' - SOFREP (press release) (subscription);

Russian Defense Ministry: UK's new carrier 'merely a large convenient naval target' - SOFREP (press release) (subscription)

SOFREP (press release) (subscription)Russian Defense Ministry: UK's new carrier 'merely a large convenient naval target'SOFREP (press release) (subscription)The United Kingdom launched their largest warship ever constructed earlier this week, the HMS Queen Elizabeth, an aircraft carrier slated to carry a fleet of U.S. Marine Corps F-35 Joint Strike Fighters until Britain takes possession of their own ...and more »

Letter from Scotland - The Edinburgh Reporter;

Letter from Scotland - The Edinburgh Reporter

The Edinburgh ReporterLetter from ScotlandThe Edinburgh ReporterThis week we launched the UK's biggest ever warship, the 65,000 tonne aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth. It slid gently out of its dock at Rosyth and squeezed under the new Forth Bridge…another recent icon of Scottish engineering. But I wonder if ...and more »

Russian defense ministry calls new UK warship 'a convenient target' - The Japan News;

Russian defense ministry calls new UK warship 'a convenient target' - The Japan News

The Japan NewsRussian defense ministry calls new UK warship 'a convenient target'The Japan NewsThe British aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is pulled from its berth by tugs before its maiden voyage on Monday. 8:40 pm, June 30, 2017. ReutersMOSCOW (Reuters) — The Russian military mocked Britain's new aircraft carrier on Thursday, saying the ...and more »

HMS Queen Elizabeth Vulnerable to Cyber-Attacks Because of Outdated Windows XP - Prodigious News;

HMS Queen Elizabeth Vulnerable to Cyber-Attacks Because of Outdated Windows XP - Prodigious News

Prodigious NewsHMS Queen Elizabeth Vulnerable to Cyber-Attacks Because of Outdated Windows XPProdigious NewsAccording to some reports, it seems like Great Britain's largest warship in history could be vulnerable to cyber-attacks. The reason for this could be the fact that it's running the very old and outdated Microsoft Windows XP operating system. On Monday ...and more »

Russia Says Britain's New Aircraft Carrier Is a 'Convenient Target' on the High Seas - The Moscow Times;

Russia Says Britain's New Aircraft Carrier Is a 'Convenient Target' on the High Seas - The Moscow Times

The Moscow TimesRussia Says Britain's New Aircraft Carrier Is a 'Convenient Target' on the High SeasThe Moscow TimesA man enjoy the sea and the sun as in the background the Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov lies at anchor off Cyprus' largest port of Limassol. Pavlos Vrionides / AP. When Britain's shiny new aircraft carrier, the HMS Queen Elizabeth, took to ...and more »

UK confident ahead of F-35B and Queen Elizabeth integration trials - IHS Jane's 360;

UK confident ahead of F-35B and Queen Elizabeth integration trials - IHS Jane's 360

IHS Jane's 360UK confident ahead of F-35B and Queen Elizabeth integration trialsIHS Jane's 360An artist's rendering of an F-35B executing a vertical recovery on Queen Elizabeth. Real-world aircraft/ship integration trials are due to begin towards the end of 2018. Source: Aircraft Carrier Alliance. The UK "is in a very good place" as it prepares ...and more »

UK's new Warship is convenient sea target: Russian MoD hits back at Britain - Web India 123

UK's new Warship is convenient sea target: Russian MoD hits back at BritainWeb India 123Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov on Friday hits back at the British Defense Secretary Michael Fallon, saying, UK's new warship HMS Queen Elizabeth is nothing but a "convenient sea target". This comes after Fallon, while praising the ...and more »

Russia mocks UK's biggest and most advanced warship as 'large convenient target' - International Business Times UK;

Russia mocks UK's biggest and most advanced warship as 'large convenient target' - International Business Times UK

International Business Times UKRussia mocks UK's biggest and most advanced warship as 'large convenient target'International Business Times UKThis comes after British defence secretary described Moscow's Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier as 'old and dilapidated'. VASUDEVAN-SRIDHARAN. By Vasudevan Sridharan. Updated June 30, 2017 08:12 BST ...and more »

Russia claim the HMS Queen Elizabeth warship is nothing more than a 'large convenient target' - NEWS.com.au;

Russia claim the HMS Queen Elizabeth warship is nothing more than a 'large convenient target' - NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.auRussia claim the HMS Queen Elizabeth warship is nothing more than a 'large convenient target'NEWS.com.auBRITAIN'S sophisticated new warship is already attracting attention from Russia, which has issued a chilling warning. Matthew Dunn and Maryse Goddennews.com.au · news.com.au. June 30, 20172:02pm. The new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is the ...and more »

Russia's Military Says the UK's New Warship is 'a Large, Convenient Naval Target' - Yahoo News UK;

Russia's Military Says the UK's New Warship is 'a Large, Convenient Naval Target' - Yahoo News UK

Yahoo News UKRussia's Military Says the UK's New Warship is 'a Large, Convenient Naval Target'Yahoo News UKRussia has fired back at boastful comments made by the U.K.'s defense secretary regarding his country's new aircraft carrier, which a Moscow general said would fail to stand up to Russia's military might. The Russian Defense Ministry issued a statement ...and more »

Britain's new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is big target, says Russia - The Times (subscription);

Britain's new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is big target, says Russia - The Times (subscription)

The Times (subscription)Britain's new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is big target, says RussiaThe Times (subscription)Russia has fired its latest salvo in a spat with Britain over naval prowess, saying that the new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth is nothing more than a “convenient target”. On Monday Sir Michael Fallon, the defence secretary, described Russia's ...and more »

UK, Russia Fight Over Whose Bad Aircraft Carriers Are Better - Popular Mechanics;

UK, Russia Fight Over Whose Bad Aircraft Carriers Are Better - Popular Mechanics

Popular MechanicsUK, Russia Fight Over Whose Bad Aircraft Carriers Are BetterPopular MechanicsNeither are particularly all that great right now, but at least the Royal Navy's has room for improvement. Most Popular. Leon Neal. By Kyle Mizokami. Jun 29, 2017. The United Kingdom and Russia are in a war of words over their carrier forces. It all ...and more »

Russia mocks Britain, claims HMS Queen Elizabeth presented

Russia mocks Britain, claims HMS Queen Elizabeth presented "a large convenient target" - Malaysia Sun (press release)

Malaysia Sun (press release)Russia mocks Britain, claims HMS Queen Elizabeth presented "a large convenient target"Malaysia Sun (press release)MOSCOW, Russia - As Britain's new aircraft carrier, the HMS Queen Elizabeth embarked on its maiden voyage, setting sail from Rosyth dockyard in Scotland, earlier this week, British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon put out a statement, getting on ...and more »

Russia: UK's new carrier 'a convenient target' - The Daily Star

Russia: UK's new carrier 'a convenient target'The Daily StarMOSCOW: The Russian military mocked Britain's new aircraft carrier Thursday, saying the HMS Queen Elizabeth presented “a large convenient target” and would be wise to keep its distance from Moscow's warships. The giant vessel, Britain's most advanced ...and more »

Britain's New Aircraft Carrier Starts Sea Trials - Aviation International News;

Britain's New Aircraft Carrier Starts Sea Trials - Aviation International News

Aviation International NewsBritain's New Aircraft Carrier Starts Sea TrialsAviation International NewsHMS Queen Elizabeth at sea for the first time. Note the ski-jump, and the unusual twin-island design. (Photo: UK MoD Crown Copyright 2017). The first of the UK's two new aircraft carriers has gone to sea for the first time. HMS Queen Elizabeth left ...and more »

Russia mocks new UK ship - Hong Kong Standard (press release)

Russia mocks new UK shipHong Kong Standard (press release)Russia yesterday mocked Britain's new HMS Elizabeth II aircraft carrier, pictured,saying it was above all a "convenient target" for Moscow's forces. The Russian defence ministry described as "arrogant" comments by British defence minister Michael ...and more »

Russian Federation says new British aircraft carrier 'convenient target' - Leicester Post;

Russian Federation says new British aircraft carrier 'convenient target' - Leicester Post

Leicester PostRussian Federation says new British aircraft carrier 'convenient target'Leicester PostBritish Defense Secretary Michael Fallon said at the launch that the Russians would look at it "with a little bit of envy". But chief spokesman for the Russian Defence Ministry Major-General Igor Konashenkov said: "The British aircraft carrier is ...and more »

Russia Wages War of Words with Britain over Navy Pride - Military.com;

Russia Wages War of Words with Britain over Navy Pride - Military.com

Military.comRussia Wages War of Words with Britain over Navy PrideMilitary.comFILE - In this 2004 file photo the Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier sails in the Barents Sea, Russia. (AP Photo/file). Associated Press | 29 Jun 2017. MOSCOW — Moscow angrily lashed out Thursday at a dismissive comment about a Russian aircraft ...and more »

Is the Windows Operating System a Threat to National Security? - Bryen's Blog (registration) (blog);

Is the Windows Operating System a Threat to National Security? - Bryen's Blog (registration) (blog)

Bryen's Blog (registration) (blog)Is the Windows Operating System a Threat to National Security?Bryen's Blog (registration) (blog)The 65,000-ton warship quietly left its berth at the Rosyth Dockyard in Scotland around midnight, sailing out under the Forth Bridge into the North Sea where the carrier is starting its first sea trials. The new British aircraft carrier is still many ...and more »