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HMS Ocean to be Sold to Brazil

HMS Ocean, amphibious assault ship and flagship of the Royal Navy has reportedly been sold to Brazil for £84.3million. HMS Ocean is the last British warship capable of launching aircraft.  The Ocean carries 18 helicopters. Britain has lacked the capacity to launch and land … Continue reading

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HMS OCEAN – All I Want For Christmas

HMS Ocean, a  Royal Navy amphibious assault ship, had planned for a seven week deployment but was diverted to Libya and  ended up being away for 225 days with 176 at sea. When they received word that they would be back in … Continue reading

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