Yeah FlagWagger, It was called HMS Eagle from 1966. This aircraft-carrier was sailing from Mombasa to Singapore under the command of Captain John Roxburgh. Join the crew through their trails and tribulations if you would like to watch this show. The link is below.BBC1, 1976/77 with a follow up programme in 1984!
Also available for download via bit-torrent at thebox.bz
Warship Eagle (1966)