senior aircraftman


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senior aircraftman

n
(Military) a rank in the Royal Air Force comparable to that of a private in the army, though not the lowest rank in the Royal Air Force
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Senior aircraftman Peter McFerran was 24 and in Basra, in July, 2007, when a rocket killed him and two colleagues assigned to protecting the city's airport.
The former senior aircraftman, originally from Scotland, failed to reach the semi-finals in the individual Fita 18 category at this year's event, held in Toronto in September, but took his chance in the team event.
The footage was filmed on Saturday from the back seat of Red 9's jet by senior aircraftman technician Jordan Thorburn as the team flew from a display in Northern Ireland to Cardiff - technicians fly in the rear seats on transit flights.
Senior Aircraftman Kristian Burns, originally from Almondbury, was named as joint runner up in an RAF apprentice awards.
John, a former senior aircraftman from Sunderland, served from 1989 to 1996 as a weapons technician, working on Harrier jump jets until the accident cut his career short.
Senior Aircraftman James Robinson, a former pupil of Whitley Bay High School, is one of 10 engineering technicians who form a team known as the Circus.
The senior aircraftman - known as Tommo - from Sherwood, Nottingham, left the RAF to run his own successful business before rejoining the Royal Auxiliary Air Force, with his widow joking she had thought at the time "we laughed and said it might be a midlife crisis".
The RAF has been in an extended dialogue with Senior Aircraftman Huskisson.
Senior Aircraftman Cpl Andy Batkin is serving with 903 Expeditionary Air Wing based in Camp Bastion.
The family of Royal Air Force Senior Aircraftman Scott Hughes are now planning to sue the MoD over what they said was a "wholly avoidable catastrophe".
Editor Alison Phillips presented the senior aircraftman with the honour after more than 4,000 of you voted for him.
RAF Senior Aircraftman James Smart died leading a 10-strong convoy of military vehicles in Vasto, southern Italy, last month.

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