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The Royal Navy’s new aircraft carrier – HMS Queen Elizabeth – has sailed past the Isle of Wight into Portsmouth this morning (Tuesday).

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The 65,000 tonne vessel has been carrying out sea trials in recent weeks.

HMS Queen Elizabeth. Credit: HM Naval Base Portsmouth

The Royal Navy has tweeted to say it is returning to Portsmouth to install further equipment, before receiving its first fast jets later this year.

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Royal Marines have also been on board where they have been conducting training.

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Video by HM Naval Base Portsmouth

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