departed HMNB Portsmouth for 5 month Gulf deployment and returned on 15 May 2015.
HMNB PortsmouthHarbour Training Ship reduced to Harbour Training Ship status, in reserve at Portsmouth, after only 5.5 years under commission.
Oct 2019, was due to move to Birkenhead for Cammell-Laird refit to correct the recurring Propulsion defects with the entire Type 45 fleet, as first ship of the Power Improvement Project . Postponed until at least Apr 2020.
Cammell LairdPIP remediation Arrived in Birkenhead as first Type 45 destroyer to enter the Power Improvement Project (to improve reliability in both the WR21 gas turbine alternators (GTAs)) of the Royal Navys Project Napier.