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 |- Aircraft carriers
 |        HMS Ark Royal (91)
 |        HMS Eagle
 |        HMS Hermes (95)
 |        I49 HMS Argus
 |--- class Implacable
 |        R10 HMS Indefatigable
 |        R86 HMS Implacable
 |--- class Illustrious
 |        R38 HMS Victorious
 |        R67 HMS Formidable
 |        R87 HMS Illustrious
 |        R92 HMS Indomitable
 |--- class Glorious
 |        HMS Courageous (50)
 |        HMS Furious (47)
 |        HMS Glorious (77)
 |--- class Audacious
 |        R05 HMS Eagle
 |        R09 HMS Ark Royal
 |- Escort aircraft сarriers
 |--- class Boque/Attacker
 |        D01 HMS Ameer
 |        D09 HMS Trumpeter
 |        D19 HMS Queen
 |        D23 HMS Premier
 |        D38 HMS Begum
 |        D40 HMS Searcher
 |        D42 HMS Empress
 |        D62 HMS Khedive
 |        D73 HMS Pursuer
 |        D77 HMS Nabob
 |        D79 HMS Puncher
 |        D80 HMS Hunter
 |        D98 HMS Emperor
 |--- class Avenger/Charger
 |        D27 HMS Charger
 |        D37 HMS Dasher
 |        D97 HMS Biter
 |- Light fleet aircraft сarriers
 |--- class Colossus
 |        R15 HMS Colossus
 |        R16 HMS Triumph
 |        R31 HMS Warrior
 |        R62 HMS Glory
 |        R63 HMS Venerable
 |        R64 HMS Theseus
 |        R68 HMS Ocean
 |        R71 HMS Vengeance
 |--- class Centaur
 |        R06 HMS Centaur
 |        R07 HMS Albion
 |        R08 HMS Bulwark
 |        R12 HMS Hermes
 |--- class Nairana
 |        D05 HMS Nairana
 |        D15 HMS Vindex
 |--- class Majestic
 |        R49 HMS Hercules
 |--- class Invincible
 |        R05 HMS Invincible
 |- Seaplane tenders
 |        HMS Alader Youssanoff
 |        HMS Ark Royal
 |        HMS Campania
 |        HMS Empress
 |        HMS Orlionoch
 |        HMS Riviera
 |        HMS Vindex
 |- CAM-ships
 |        HMS Pegasus
 |- Aircraft cruisers
 |--- class Glorious
 |        HMS Furious (47)
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HMS Glorious (77) (1930-1940)
HMS Glorious (77) Type: Aircraft carriers
Class: Glorious
Displacement: 26518
Aircraft capacity: 48
Fate: sank in combat
  • She was originally built as battlecruiser and commissioned in 1917. She took part in WW1 in North Sea.
  • In 1924 conversion to aircraft carrier started.
  • In 1930 she was commissioned in new aircraft carrier role.
  • She operated in Mediterranean Sea when World War II broke out in September 1939.
  • In October 1939 she moved through the Suez Canal to the Indian Ocean and participated in the hunting for the Graf Spee German rider.
  • From April 1940 she operated off Norwegian coast.
  • In the night of 7/8 June, 1940 during the evacuation from Norway she was intercepted by German battlecruisers Scharnhorst and Gneisenau. Germans sunk the carrier and her escort. 1519 men lost.


    Took part in wars:
    German invasion of Norway (1940)

    Aircraft:
    Great Britain
          Fairey Flycatcher [ 1 ];
          Gloster Gladiator [ 5 ];
          Hawker Nimrod [ 1 ];
          Hawker Osprey [ 1 2 ];
          Fairey Swordfish [ 2 ].

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