Majestic Class

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Aircraft Carrier histories. Royal Navy aircraft carriers of the Majestic Class. Aircraft carrier website dedicated to the history of HMS Hercules, HMS Magnificent, HMS Majestic, HMS Powerful and HMS Terrible from their launch to their participation in major wars also notice board for families of ex-crew of Majestic class carriers.

HMS Hercules 22nd September 1945 Sold to India 1957, becoming Vikrant.
HMS Leviathan 7th June 1945 Broken up incomplete 1968.
HMS Magnificent 16th November 1944 Broken up 1965.
HMS Majestic 28th February 1945 Sold to Australia 1955, becoming HMAC Melbourne
HMS Powerful 27th February 1945 Sold to Canada 1952, becoming HMCS Bonaventure
HMS Terrible 30th September 1944 Sold to Australia 1948, becoming HMAC Sydney

HMS Hercules

HMS Hercules, laid up incomplete, March 1948.

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HMS Hercules, laid up incomplete, September 1954.

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HMS Leviathan

HMS Leviathan, incomplete, June 1965.

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HMS Leviathan, under tow to breakers, May 1968.

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HMS Magnificent

HMS Magnificent, October 1955.

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HMS Majestic

HMS Majestic

HMS Terrible

HMS Terrible, fitting out, September 1945.

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