IMAGE ID 2J1RPMF HMS Prince of Wales during Exercise Cold Response 2022 in the Norwegian Sea 240322 CREDIT US Marine Corps photo by Sgt Jonathon Wiederhold, APFootage, Alamy Stock Photo
HMS Prince of Wales during Exercise Cold Response last month (Picture: US Marine Corps photo by Sgt Jonathon Widerhold/APFootage/Alamy Stock Photo).
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HMS Prince of Wales bids farewell to Navy colleagues from first Arctic deployment

The Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier has been on her first Arctic deployment this year.

IMAGE ID 2J1RPMF HMS Prince of Wales during Exercise Cold Response 2022 in the Norwegian Sea 240322 CREDIT US Marine Corps photo by Sgt Jonathon Wiederhold, APFootage, Alamy Stock Photo
HMS Prince of Wales during Exercise Cold Response last month (Picture: US Marine Corps photo by Sgt Jonathon Widerhold/APFootage/Alamy Stock Photo).

HMS Prince of Wales has said farewell to some of her Royal Navy colleagues after working together in the Arctic region.

The Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier has been on her first Arctic deployment, including time with HMS Richmond and 820 Naval Air Squadron.

The deployment has seen Prince of Wales, NATO's command ship, take part in the largest Arctic exercise for 30 years - Exercise Cold Response 2022, which has featured 30,000 personnel from 27 allied nations.