group captain


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group captain

n
(Military) an officer holding commissioned rank senior to a wing commander but junior to an air commodore in the RAF and certain other air forces
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Noun1.group captain - a commissioned officer (especially one in the Royal Air Force) equivalent in rank to a colonel in the armygroup captain - a commissioned officer (especially one in the Royal Air Force) equivalent in rank to a colonel in the army
senior pilot, captain - the pilot in charge of an airship
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group captain

n (Aer) → comandante m di gruppo
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But Group Captain picked up really well when asked the question by Richard Hughes.
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A ceremony of launching of Group Captain Hussaini's new book "Flying High" was also conducted.
Sir Chris was made an honorary group captain in the Air Training Corps after his retirement from competitive cycling.
The Commander of the Eexercise of Green Flag and Red Flag 2014, Group Captain Abdullah Al-Shalhoub said that the exercise aims at the exchange of experiences between the air forces of both countries.
Now, fulfilling the role of international engagement group captain on the Air Staff, I find myself working very closely with the United States Air Force, whether with those personnel stationed here in Britain, U.
Group Captain John Wariner, Commanding Officer, 90 Signals Unit said: "The airmen and women of 90 SU have taken Butterwick Children's Hospice to their hearts.
SIR - I read with interest a letter by Group Captain J K Palmer RAF (rtd) (Aug 25), replying to a letter by Brian Christley (Aug 23) regarding the use of drones by Americans.