UK’s Prince Harry qualifies as Apache Commander

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Britain's Prince Harry gives an interview to media in an Apache helicopter repair hanger at Camp Bastion, southern AfghanistanLONDON (Reuters) – Britain's Prince Harry has qualified as an Apache Aircraft Commander after passing a grueling six-hour flying assessment with "flying colors", the Ministry of Defence said on Friday. Queen Elizabeth's grandson, known in the military as Captain Wales, spent three years training for the qualification, which places him at the very top of his profession, his Commanding Officer Lieutenant Colonel Tom de la Rue said. "This was a tremendous achievement for Captain Wales who passed with 'flying colors'," de la Rue said. … USA, LLC OnDeck