, BAE Systems Offers the Queen Elizabeth-Class Carrier Design To India
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BAE Systems Offers the Queen Elizabeth-Class Carrier Design To India

BAE Systems Offers the Queen Elizabeth-Class Carrier Design To India April 4, 2019

An executive from BAE Systems said talks with the Indian Navy has started and the design can be adapted for ski-jump or catapult launch to meet Indian requirements.  According to Australian Defence Magazine a BAE Systems representative confirmed that the company is offering its Queen Elizabeth Class (QEC) aircraft carrier design to the Indian Navy. The Indian Government has a requirement for a third, larger, carrier in the 65,000 tonne class. The ship will be built locally, in the Cochin shipyard.

 

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