Quick Glance: Kate Surprised by Inflating Lifejacket During Air Base Visit
- The Princess of Wales burst into laughter when her lifejacket suddenly inflated.
- During the visit, the princess spent time in the air traffic control tower and spoke over the radio with the crew of a Wildcat helicopter as it landed.
- The 32-year-old servicewoman, originally from Bath, said Kate is the first member of the royal family she has met.
- Captain Duncan Thomas, RNAS Yeovilton's commanding officer, said, 'I am delighted and privileged to have welcomed the Princess of Wales to the Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton, at the start of what I am sure will be a long and rewarding relationship in her capacity as Commodore-in-Chief of the Fleet Air Arm.'
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