'From Whitehall With Luff': Defence Minister's exclusive interview on F-35

Andrew Elwell

Does the UK need an aircraft carrier? Does carrier strike represent a relevant strategic capability considering Britain’s likely role and influence in world affairs over the next 50 years? There is growing debate among politicians, the military, historians and analysts about whether or not carrier strike capability is justifiable on the back of the significant cost of building two Queen Elizabeth class carriers and acquiring the new fleet of fifth generation fighters that they w...
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