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F35 Pilot among guests at HMS Queen Elizabeth ceremony

Royal Navy // June 17, 2014

A Royal Navy instructor pilot working on the F-35B Lightning II jets which will fly off the new aircraft carriers will be among the guests at the naming ceremony of HMS Queen Elizabeth at Rosyth.

Lt Cdr Ian ‘Tidders’ Tidball is one of three UK pilots who have flown the F-35B in the USA and will be passing on his experience to a future generation of Navy pilots.

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Photo by Lockheed Martin.