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Hermes
HMS Hermes pictured laid up at Portsmouth Naval Base on 25th August 1984
HMS Hermes pictured laid up at Portsmouth Naval Base on 25th August 1984

1959 / 27000t disp. - laid down as Elephant

Built by Vickers-Armstrong (Shipbuilders), Barrow-in-Furness (928)
Aircraft carrier operated by the Royal Navy

Sold to the Indian Navy in 1987 and renamed VIRAAT

Sold for scrapping, arriving at Aliaga on 22nd September 2020
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