HMS Queen Elizabeth arrives into Portsmouth dock this morning.  HMS Prince of Wales can be seen alongside (behind).

HMS Queen Elizabeth: 45 of the best pictures as Royal Navy carrier returned to Portsmouth

HMS Queen Elizabeth has returned to home to Portsmouth after her deployment to the USA for WESTLANT 19. 

The Royal Navy carrier sailed into the harbour this morning and docked beside her sister ship HMS Prince of Wales in Portsmouth for the first time. Here are our best pictures. 

Crowds gathered to welcome HMS Queen Elizabeth home. Picture: LPhot Dan Rosenbaum
Crowds gathered to welcome HMS Queen Elizabeth home. Picture: LPhot Dan Rosenbaum
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HMS Queen Elizabeth docking in Portsmouth Naval Base alongside HMS Prince of Wales. Picture: Habibur Rahman
HMS Queen Elizabeth docking in Portsmouth Naval Base alongside HMS Prince of Wales. Picture: Habibur Rahman
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Crowds welcome HMS Queen Elizabeth home.
Crowds welcome HMS Queen Elizabeth home.
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Crowds welcome HMS Queen Elizabeth home.
Crowds welcome HMS Queen Elizabeth home.
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