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Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Crew back on board revamped warship

THMS Diamond (D34)The brightest jewel in the Royal Navy’s crown is gearing up for a return to life on the high seas following a multi-million pound upgrade.

The crew of HMS Diamond is back on board the Portsmouth-based Type 45 destroyer which has undergone extensive maintenance and improvements since it returned from operations last July.

The vessel, which is affiliated to Aberdeen, has had a potent Harpoon missile system installed and upgrades to communications and IT equipment.

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