Royal Navy • HMS Queen Elizabeth Conducts Routine Operations in the South China Sea

HMS Queen Elizabeth

US Marines with Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 211 flying F-35B Lightning II’s conduct routine operations aboard HMS Queen Elizabeth while she conducts a double replenishment with RFA Tidespring and HNLMS Evertsen in the South China Sea on 29 July, 2021.

VMFA-211 is attached to the United Kingdom’s Carrier Strike Group 21, a UK-led international strike group including support from the U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke guided-missile destroyer USS The Sullivans (DDG 68) and The Royal Netherlands Navy HNLMS Evertsen. A free and open Indo-Pacific region that is peaceful and stable is vital to ensuring greater prosperity for the region and the world. #Navy #RoyalNavy #Britain

(Royal Navy photography by LPhot Unaisi Luke)

Credit to : Courtesy Video – 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing