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Russia and the UK are in a war of words over their aircraft carriers - Business Insider

The UK's newest and most powerful warship, the aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, sailed from its dock in Scotland for sea trials this week. Russia's aircraft carrier, the Admiral Kuznetsov, is back in Murmansk for costly repairs after supporting ...and more »

Russia calls Britain's new aircraft carrier 'a convenient target' - Reuters UK

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Russian military mocked Britain's new aircraft carrier on Thursday, saying the HMS Queen Elizabeth presented “a large convenient target” and would be wise to keep its distance from Moscow's warships. The British aircraft carrier ...and more »

Russia Says 'Ship of Shame' Has 20 More Years at Sea Despite UK Government Taunt - Newsweek

Russia is boasting that, after a few repairs, its sole air carrier, which U.K. Defense Secretary Michael Fallon labeled the “old, dilapidated Kuznetsov,” will sail for at least another 20 years. “We have an idea about the extent of the work and our ...and more »

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

Great 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 »

Britain's new aircraft carrier 'a convenient target': Russia - The Indian Express

The Russian military mocked Britain's new aircraft carrier on 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 ...and more »

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

Russia 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

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 »

Russia to build a new aircraft carrier after Sir Michael Fallon's jibe - The Times

Russia is to build a new aircraft carrier, the deputy commander of the country's navy has announced, days after HMS Queen Elizabeth set sail for the first time. The declaration by Vice-Admiral Viktor Bursuk follows a jibe from Sir Michael Fallon, the ...and more »

Russia mocks Britain's new £3.1bn HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier saying it's a 'huge sitting duck' - Mirror.co.uk

Russia has claimed Britain's new £3.1billion warship is a sitting target and denied Vladimir Putin's naval commanders are jealous of the huge aircraft carrier. Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon had compared HMS Queen Elizabeth with Moscow's lone ...and more »

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

The United Kingdom and Russia are in a war of words over their carrier forces. It all started after a member of Parliament described Russia's Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier as "dilapidated" compared to the Royal Navy's new HMS Queen Elizabeth.and more »