Why the ‘Whip’ was named after the ship from the ‘Star Wars’ movie series, the Times of India reports

A new-look version of the iconic British warship, the HMS Whip, has been unveiled.

The vessel, named after a British ship that is the star of the ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ movie franchise, will be unveiled in India later this year, the Hindustan Times reports.

The new vessel will have a new bow, a new stern, and a new prow, it said, adding that the ship will be made of carbon fibre and aluminium.