pilot officer


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pilot officer

n
(Military) the most junior commissioned rank in the British Royal Air Force and in certain other air forces
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The Spitfire pilot who shot down Pilot Officer Hulton-Harrop was John Freeborn who, with another Spitfire pilot, was court martialled, but exonerated.
The cairn also serves to remember Pilot Officer Brian Lightfoot, who was killed on February 12 1952 when his Gloster Meteor jet struck the hillside during a snowstorm.
Air Marshal Pilot Shaikh Hamad congratulated Pilot Officer Lt Shaikha Aisha on her achievement.
In 1974, he was appointed pilot officer in the 13th Squadron on Lightning Interceptor aircraft.
HRH the Prime Minister congratulated Pilot Officer Shaikha Aisha bint Rashid Al Khalifa on the success of her first flight in a military plane, taking pride in her being the first Bahraini woman to fly a military plane in the history of RBAF.
Sent to England for combat duty, he rose to the rank of pilot officer. He died when his Spitfire collided with another plane while testing his plane.
Jayampathy joined Sri LankaAir Force on March 5, 1982 as an officer cadet and was commissioned as a Pilot Officer in General Duties branch of No 4 Squadron Sri LankaAir Force (SLAF).
He was commissioned as Pilot Officer in Pakistan Air Force in 1971.
Pilot Officer William Proffitt White, aged 23, from Shotteswell, near Stratford, was a gunner on Halifax LK709 which crashed into a lake near Berlin after being hit by flak at about 3am on January 29, 1944.
Three of the men - Flight Sergeant Dennis Frederick Burtenshaw, Flight Sergeant Kenneth Sidney James Chapman and Pilot Officer John Donald Range Cromarty - were on Lancaster JB640 which disappeared on the night of January 2, 1944.
I AM trying to trace the relatives of a Pilot Officer William Smith.

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