- 2 updates
HMS Dragon is the fourth of six Type 45 destroyers for the Navy.
- The first, HMS Daring, was commissioned in July 2009
- The fifth, HMS Defender, is to arrive in Portsmouth for the first time this summer
- All six set to be in service by the middle of the decade
Hundreds of guests will watch the "Christening" ceremony in Portsmouth today of the Royal Navy's new Type 45 destroyer, HMS Dragon. It is the fourth of six Type 45 destroyers being built for the navy.