Pride of the fleet

Coupe, George
August 2003
Engineer (00137758);8/29/2003, Vol. 292 Issue 7634, p22
Focuses on the British Royal Navy's plans to build a fleet of aircraft carriers. Controversy over the contract awarded by the service; Structure of the fleet; Possible cutbacks in the project. INSETS: TECHNOLOGY: INNOVATION HELPS KEEP THE PRICE DOWN;FIRST MAJOR WARSHIP TO HAVE POD ENGINES.


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