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1915-jun-08Laid downLaid down UK 47 HMS Furious as a Light Battlecruiser but design altered during build.
1916-aug-15LaunchedLaunched UK 47 HMS Furious with forward gun turret removed and replaced by a hangar and flight deck, sloping towards the prow.
1917CommissionedCommissioned UK 47 HMS Furious work completed on 4 Jul 1917.
1917-aug-02TrialsTrials UK 47 HMS Furious first ever deck landing on a carrier.
1919-nov-21RefitRefit UK 47 HMS Furious entered Rosyth for a period in reserve, before a refit essentially stripped her back and rebuilt her asa flush-deck carrier.
1926-may-06DeploymentDeployment UK 47 HMS Furious performed first ever deck landing at night of a 462 Flt Blackburn Dart.
1935-sep-09TrialsTrials UK 47 HMS Furious first rotary wing landing on a British carrier underway, conducted by Avro Rota K4230.
1948DecommissionedDecommissioned UK 47 HMS Furious









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