The aircraft carrier will be in the city for a week.
The 500-lb test bombs are being built on board the carrier.
The refuelling took place over the North Sea at 19,000 feet.
Michael Gove said he has requested more help from the Royal Navy in policing British waters when the UK leaves the EU next year.
The MOD has announced that five of the UK's 16 F-35B fighter jets require a replacement fuel tube after engine inspections.
An F-35B stealth fighter has completed the first Shipborne Rolling Vertical Landing on board HMS Queen Elizabeth...
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The flight trials of F-35B Lightning fighter jets on board HMS Queen Elizabeth will continue, the Ministry of Defence has announced.
In the past few weeks, F-35B aircraft have conducted night flying trials on HMS Queen Elizabeth for the first time and conducted the first F ...
Over the course of Queen Elizabeth’s 11-week voyage, more than 500 takeoffs and landings have been planned.
Stuart Rogers – who had only just qualified as a Winchman and never before been involved in a rescue - spent half an hour in the Indian ...
"Air power is a key component of modern warfare. In a sense, whoever controls the air controls the land or sea below," writes technology ...
The Defence Secretary made the announcement while visiting the Plymouth naval base.
New Royal Navy contracts worth more than £1 billion are expected to support 700 jobs across the UK.
The commander of a US carrier strike group has said he is "comfortable" with the threat posed by Russia as the ship visits the UK.