Tom's in the flying squad

PUBLISHED: 08:08 07 May 2008 | UPDATED: 21:48 15 June 2010

TOM Hamilton, 19, has graduated from the Royal Air Force College, Cranwell.

TOM Hamilton, 19, has graduated from the Royal Air Force College, Cranwell.At a formal passing out parade, held on Thursday, April 24, he was commissioned as a Pilot Officer in the Flying Branch.Tom, of Rockbeare, is a former Colyton Grammar School student and a member of 1064 Honiton Squadron Air Training Corps.He will now start an intensive course in flying with 1 Squadron EFTS, based at Cranwell in Lincolnshire.In October, he is expected to begin advanced training and, if all goes well, he will be awarded his pilot's wings in 2009.


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