Here'* the latest news:
HOPE RUNNING OUT FOR VENGEANCE-
Investment financiers show interest in safeguarding Vengeance
Plans are still hopeful for possible rescue of the carrier by a Leith entrepreneur to take her to Scotland. A rival proposal has been developed this summer by Dutch entrepreneurs to berth the ship in Amsterdam (read the latest news).
Serious offers of co-financing with the existing British owner of the carrier, or additional financial support are now urgently needed or the ship will definitely go to the scrap merchants
Formal rescinding of HMS Vengeance/Minas Gerais ship ownership contract with H.J. Jienxiin on 4 September 2003 according to Agencia Estado News. This paves the way to try and return the ship to the UK (see information).
Tragedy in July 2003 with crash of the HMS Vengeance’* former historic Fairey Firefly and loss of the two man crew of the Royal Navy Historic Flight (see information).
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