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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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

UK's new Warship is convenient sea target: Russian MoD hits back at Britain - Business Standard

UK's new Warship is convenient sea target: Russian MoD hits back at BritainBusiness StandardRussian 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 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 »

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 »

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

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

NewsweekRussia's Military Says the UK's New Warship is 'a Large, Convenient Naval Target'NewsweekRussia 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 »

Moscow on British Aircraft Carrier: It's a big convenient target - MINA

Moscow on British Aircraft Carrier: It's a big convenient targetMINAThe Russian Defense Ministry has called the latest Royal Navy aircraft carrier a “big convenient marine target,” comparing it to a queen bee that is not capable of defending itself without a “hive” of other warships. The statement comes after UK ...and more »

Russian Federation calls HMS Queen Elizabeth warship a 'sitting target' - Newburgh Gazette;

Russian Federation calls HMS Queen Elizabeth warship a 'sitting target' - Newburgh Gazette

Newburgh GazetteRussian Federation calls HMS Queen Elizabeth warship a 'sitting target'Newburgh GazetteFallon then called Russia's only aircraft carrier the Admiral Kuznetsov a "dilapidated" ship, prompting the Russian defense ministry to issue a stern warning to the British while issuing what appeared to be a veiled threat to their new ship. "We have ...and more »

The HMS Queen Elizabeth And The Admiral Kuznetsov Are Both Convenient Targets - The Inquisitr;

The HMS Queen Elizabeth And The Admiral Kuznetsov Are Both Convenient Targets - The Inquisitr

The InquisitrThe HMS Queen Elizabeth And The Admiral Kuznetsov Are Both Convenient TargetsThe InquisitrLast Monday the new aircraft carrier for the Royal Navy, the HMS Queen Elizabeth, made its maiden voyage. The British Defense Secretary, Michael Fallon, has made remarks about the beauty of the new vessel, which notoriously contrasted with the derisive ...and more »

Here's drone footage of the most powerful aircraft carrier ever built for the UK - Business Insider;

Here's drone footage of the most powerful aircraft carrier ever built for the UK - Business Insider

Business InsiderHere's drone footage of the most powerful aircraft carrier ever built for the UKBusiness InsiderGreat Britain once had the most powerful Navy in the world, but since 2010, they haven't had a single aircraft carrier. That changed earlier this week. The HMS Queen Elizabeth — the largest and most powerful carrier the Royal Navy has ever built ...and more »