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Queen Elizabeth Class (CVF)

The two-island STOVL variant proposed by the Alliance industry team. The 70t-load deck-edge aircraft lift between the islands is in the lowered position. An AMS S1850 3D air search radar is mounted on the forward island. A BAE Sampson targeting radar is on the aft FLYCO island. A crane for lifting downed aircraft is installed to the starboard side of the FLYCO island.

  • Conventional take-off and landing (CTOL) design of the CVF aircraft carrier
  • Various military and naval aircraft taking off from the CVF aircraft carrier
  • Nuclear powered CVF aircraft carrier deck layout diagram
  • Earlier design of the CVF aircraft carrier considered featuring single island
  • CTOL variant of the CVF aircraft carrier studied by BAE Systems
  • Computer generated image of the CVF aircraft carrier
  • Side profile of the STOVL variant of the Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier
  • STOVL variant of the F-35 fighter in flight at high speed
  • Aerial view of the STOVL variant designed CVF aircraft carrier

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