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Old 10th Jan 2019, 17:03
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Tocsin
 
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Location: Northumberland, England
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Originally Posted by Old-Duffer View Post
Going to a different 'Thread Drift', I note that Jo Salter - the first female pilot operational on the Tornado, I believe - is photographed at the RAF Club wearing the mess kit and styled as 'Honorary Gp Capt'.

I can find no reference to the reasons for her appointment but would be interested to learn the background to this (fairly unusual) promotion/appointment.

Old Duffer
Possibly associated with the Air Cadets? I think Carol Vorderman (previously discussed here...) is another example.
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