HMS Ocean

Defence written question – answered on 11th May 2011.

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Photo of Kevan Jones Kevan Jones Shadow Minister (Defence)

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what plans he has for the future of HMS Ocean after HMS Illustrious returns to service.

Photo of Nick Harvey Nick Harvey The Minister of State, Ministry of Defence

On current plans, HMS Ocean will be placed at low readiness in 2012 once HMS Illustrious has been returned to a fully operational state. She will then enter a period of refit before returning to high readiness in 2014 when HMS Illustrious will be finally withdrawn from service.

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