the air force of the United Kingdom: Abbreviation: RAF
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How to use Royal Air Force in a sentence
It was 1951 and I was a conscript serving in the Royal Air Force.
He became a Lieutenant in The Blues and Royals before transferring his commission to the Royal Air Force.Breaking: Prince William Quits The Army, Moves To Kensington Palace | Tom Sykes | September 12, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
The Greatcoat By Helen Dunmore A Royal Air Force coat leads a young bride into an affair with a long-dead ghost.
One cold night, Isabel finds an old Royal Air Force greatcoat in the cupboard and pulls it into bed to warm herself.
Prince William has qualified as an operational captain for the Royal Air Force Search and Rescue Force.Prince William Qualifies to Captain Rescue Choppers | | June 8, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Apparently the clothing of the Royal Air Force is not yet complete.
The principal credit was due to the Royal Air Force, but the native levies had also done their part effectively.
The big show was on, the biggest the Royal Air Force had ever planned.A Yankee Flier with the R.A.F. | Rutherford G. Montgomery
In 1918 the statutes were amended in order to admit officers of the Royal Air Force to the military division.
The Royal Air Force provided the pièce de résistance of this period of comparative stagnation.With Our Army in Palestine | Antony Bluett
Cultural definitions for Royal Air Force
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