THE BRITISH AIRCRAFT CARRIER INDOMITABLE; FIRST PICTURES. AUGUST 1942, ON MALTA CONVOY, ON BOARD HMS VICTORIOUS. THE NEW AIRCRAFT CARRIER HMS INDOMITABLE, SISTER SHIP OF THE ILLUSTRIOUS AND THE VICTORIOUS, SHE HAS A DISPLACEMENT OF 23,000 TONS, A LENGTH OF 753 FEET AND A COMPLIMENT OF 1600. SHE WAS BUILT BY VICKERS-ARMSTRONG (BARROW), AND BEGUN IN 1937.

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Malta Convoy guardians in line ahead: VICTORIOUS (from which the picture was taken) leading INDOMITABLE and EAGLE.

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