MOD selling off a Royal Navy aircraft carrier

Tin Man

Tin Man

2016-05-09 14:39:20

Here's something you don't see everyday! The Ministry of Defense are selling off a giant 22,000-tonne Royal Navy aircraft carrier.

During it's 32 years of service, the HMS Illustrious has been deployed to conflict zones such as Bosnia, Iraq and Sierra Leone and is currently docked in Portsmouth.

Before you get any plans on what to do with your very own aircraft carrier, this one is being sold for recycling only. 

The Disposal Services Authority are accepting bids up until the 23rd of May. 


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