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Life Aboard HMS Queen Elizabeth is Carefully Planned

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Life Aboard HMS Queen Elizabeth is Carefully Planned

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Go behind the scenes of life aboard the HMS Queen Elizabeth, where every activity is carefully thought out. From meal times to workouts, to the crucial downtime that the crew need to maintain morale.

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Once completed, HMS Queen Elizabeth will be the United Kingdom's largest warship, longer than three football fields and taller than Niagara Falls. But right now, she's months away from being seaworthy and battle ready. She and her crew must pass a series of grueling tests that will push the gargantuan vessel and her sailors to the breaking point. With exclusive and unprecedented access, we follow Captain Jerry Kyd and his 700 sailors as they acclimate themselves to a new life aboard Britain's first supercarrier.

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