Prince William becomes a Search and Rescue pilot

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Prince William becomes a Search and Rescue pilot

Graduating today from his Search and Rescue training, Prince William joins an elite group of heroes prepared to carry out rescue missions to aid of both military personnel and civilians in the UK.

Known as Flight Lieutenant Wales in the RAF, Prince William is eager to take on his new role.

“I am really delighted to have completed the training course with my fellow students. The course has been challenging, but I have enjoyed it immensely. I absolutely love flying, so it will be an honour to serve operationally with the Search and Rescue Force, helping to provide such a vital emergency service.”

Photo: SAC Faye Storer/MoD