Principe de Asturias
Country Spain
Service 1988-
Type Principe de Asturias-class aircraft carrier
Branch Spanish Navy
Current Status Active
ESPS Principe de Asturias (R-11)

The spanish light carrier, ESPS Principe de Asturias at sea during an international naval war games exercise.

The Príncipe de Asturias (R-11), originally named Almirante Carrero Blanco, is an aircraft carrier, the flagship of the Spanish Navy. She was built in Bazan's Shipyards and delivered to the Spanish Navy on 30 May 1988.

The ship is permanently assigned to the Alpha Group, comprising the carrier and six Santa María-class frigates. Other vessels such as logistic ships, tankers and corvettes are frequently assigned to the Group when required. Principe de Asturias and the Alpha Group have participated in peace support operations in the Adriatic Sea.

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