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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 Gp Capt Stagg forecast the weather conditions would be favourable if the landings were put back by 24 hours.
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Earlier during the inauguration ceremony Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force said that "Indeed the sacrifices rendered by the defence personnel, and recorded in writing have an impact, but with the artistic flair of internationally renowned Aviation artist, Gp Capt Hussaini, the glorious moments, depicting the illustrious men of the Pakistan Air Force in action, in the air, have become alive and very absorbing.
The recipients of Sitara-i-Imtiaz (Military) include Air Cdre Syed Muhammad Ghayasuddin GD (P), Air Cdre Rizwan Pasha Engg, Air Cdre Iqbal Rasool Memon Engg, Air Cdre Gohar Zeb Khan Engg, Gp Capt Amjad Mahmood Engg, Gp Capt Nomaan Ahmed Engg, Gp Capt Kamran Mujahid Log, Gp Capt Naveed Mustafa AD and Gp Capt Syed Azam Ilyas Accts.
Gp Capt Whittaker also received an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours in 1962.
The aircraft was piloted by Gp Capt (Retd) KK Venugopal, DGM-Test Pilot (FW) from front cock pit and Gp Capt S Chaki (Retd), Sr.