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Official Move for HMS Ocean Purchase

Official Move for HMS Ocean Purchase 6 December, 2017

Brazillian Government has authorized the Navy on 1 December to begin efforts to purchase the UK Royal Navy’s HMS Ocean landing platform helicopter (LPH). The vessel will be retired in 2018 and aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth will replace her.  

HMS Ocean can carry 18 helicopters on board and 40 land vehicles and 830 soldiers.

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