Concept

HMS Ark Royal

Summary
Five ships of the Royal Navy have borne the name HMS Ark Royal:
  • , the flagship of the English fleet during the Spanish Armada campaign of 1588
  • , planned as freighter, built as seaplane carrier during the First World War, renamed Pegasus in 1934
  • , British aircraft carrier launched in 1937 that participated in the Second World War and was sunk by a U-boat in 1941
  • , an launched in 1950, decommissioned in 1979
  • , an , launched in 1981, decommissioned in 2011
Battle honours
  • Armada 1588
  • Cádiz 1596
  • Dardanelles 1915
  • Norway 1940
  • Spartivento 1940
  • Mediterranean 1940–1941
  • Bismarck 1941
  • Malta Convoys 1941
  • Al Faw 2003
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