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General Chat Thread, For Sale: One Aircraft Carrier in good condition in General; Before bidding please put forward your intentions regarding the vessel to the MoD... HMS Ark Royal ( BBC News - ...
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    For Sale: One Aircraft Carrier in good condition

    Before bidding please put forward your intentions regarding the vessel to the MoD...

    HMS Ark Royal

    (BBC News - Carrier HMS Ark Royal put up for auction on MoD website)

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    Proposals for it include turning it into a commercial heliport, a base for security personnel during the London Olympics, or a school and nightclub
    Anyone who is involved with BSF and who is located on the coast, watch out!

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    Oh Oh - I want it! Would it fit in my garden?

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    Maybe we could all chip in and make it the Edugeek Head Office?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rawns View Post
    Maybe we could all chip in and make it the Edugeek Head Office?
    lol

    I've been watching the Ark Royal series on Discovery.

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    floating party machine :-)

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    I'll give you priority access to oil for 10 years. Does your price include P&P?



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    Can I have it in pink?

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    I'll give them asking price in they throw in some accessories, like a couple of Harriers to go with it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Andrew_C View Post
    I'll give you priority access to oil for 10 years. Does your price include P&P?



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    Slightly OT but looked at Wikipedia at his detials:

    Born 7 June 1942 (age 68)
    Sirt, Italian Libya
    Died TBA soon
    Spouse(s) Fatiha al-Nuri (Divorced)
    Safia Farkash (1970–present)

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    Are the Phalanx still intact? Then we can have some awesome skeet shooting parties I did ask the boss if we could buy it as a new server room. I think there may be a problem parking it here though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TechMonkey View Post
    Are the Phalanx still intact?
    You can clean the barrels!

    Is anyone else trawling the Disposals web site? I quite fancy the Lightning at a lawn ornament for home, or maybe a snow blower to hire out to the council next winter.
    Last edited by Andrew_C; 29th March 2011 at 10:58 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rawns View Post
    Maybe we could all chip in and make it the Edugeek Head Office?
    Sounds like an idea, wonder what the address is.

    HMS Ark Royal Big Deadly Carrier
    32 Dover Port
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    CT1 YCMI (CT1 Dover code + You Cant Miss It)

    Please no pets.

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    You could have great fun disposing of old equipment using the steam power aircarft launcher

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    I say let the scout association have it! Would make for the most epic scout camp site ever. Period exclamation mark exclamation mark one one one eleven.

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