HMS Illustrious 18/06/1982, Newcastle

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    HMS Illustrious leaving her birth place of Newcastle in "Procedure Alpha" on the way to the Falklands war, In the background is the "new" HMS Ark Royal still a long way from completion and entering service. 30 minutes later I was conducting the first deck landing on her with Wessex HU.5 XT485
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    What does this mean? Attribution-ShareAlike License
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    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 5 years, 1 month ago
    Viewed: 423 times
    Picture Taken: 1982-06-18T00:00:00
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