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She's due to arrive on Thursday - and excitement is building around the visit of USS George HW Bush.

The American supercarrier will anchor off Stokes Bay during her stay.

Flight deck ops

Flight deck ops

Video shot by the US Navy shows flight deck operations on the ship in the Gulf earlier this year.

Here is our look at how the USS George HW Bush compares to the Royal Navy's new carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth.