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Old 01-04-2008, 08:50 PM
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The little matter of him being a member of the Royal Family who should be doing Royal duties?
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He Has done quite a few hasnt he anyway what will his F.O. Uniform look like
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Prince William to train as a pilot

...."If successful he will be awarded his RAF wings and in anticipation of this, a graduation ceremony is planned for April."... - full article
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Is Prince William a second Lt in the Army still? F.O. is generally equal to Lt in the Army.
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Is Prince William a second Lt in the Army still? F.O. is generally equal to Lt in the Army.
I think he is stoll Scond Lt. Well thats what i read. Its good to know William is deciding to do something. Also this seems to be alot of hard studying/work for him, well they did mention it was an intensive four month course. Good luck!
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A flying officer is equivalent to a Lieutenant in the army, it is a junior RAF commissioned officer rank. As a 2nd Lieutenant, he could/should have been given the rank of pilot officer, they are normally aircrew, so as William is learning how to fly, he has jumped up a rank.
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Prince William's current events part 20, January 2008, can be found here.

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