Eagle class aircraft carrier (RN, 1918)

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Eagle class aircraft carrier (RN, 1918)

specifications

Displacement: 21,630t normal; 26,000t deep load
Dimensions: 203.5m oa x 28.7m x 7.5m
Machinery: 4-shaft Brown-Curtis geared turbines, 32 Yarrow boilers, 50,000shp = 22½kts. Coal 3200t, oil 1750t
Armour: Belt 4½in-1in (115mm-25mm), bulkhead 4in (100mm), decks 1½in-1in (40mm-24mm), gunshields 3in (75mm)
Armament: 12-6in (15.2cm)/45cal Mk XII, 4-4in (10.2cm)/45cal Mk V AA, 4-3pdr (47mm), 6-21in (53.3cm) TT (2x3), 21 aircraft
Complement: 950

unit

Name Builder Laid down Launched Comp Fate Note
Eagle Armstrong 1913.02.20 1918.06.08 1920.04 1942.08.11 Sunk in the Mediterranean ex-Chilean Almirante Cochrane