HMS Ark Royal
The flagship of the Royal Navy, HMS Ark Royal sails in to the River Tyne past the North Shields Fish Quay as part of the aircraft carrier's 30th anniversary of the start of her development at Swan Hunter's Wallsend shipyard, in December 1978, before her official launch three years later.
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British Transport - Air - Airships - Pulham - 1919
The Royal Navy Airship R34, returning from America to the aerodrome at Pulham, Norfolk, is cheered by British soldiers standing on a British Mark V tank. This was the first East-West crossing of the Atlantic and was done just two weeks after Alcock and Brown's first ever trans-Atlantic flight.
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Royalty - Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret - Devonport
Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret who are spending a few days aboard the Sea Rangers' training ship MTB 630 in the River Dart, Devon, went with the ship's company by bus to Devonport, where they were entertained by Captain A. Nicholl, on board the battleship HM Duke of York for lunch.
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