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Out-going Gib' Governor departs RAF Gibraltar:

Out-going Gib' Governor departs RAF Gibraltar:

RAF Gibraltar had the privilege of hosting the departure ceremony of the outgoing Governor of Gibraltar and Commander-in-Chief; His Excellency Vice Admiral Sir Adrian Johns KCB CBE, who was accompanied by Lady Johns. The outgoing Governor, a former Fleet Air Arm Pilot, inspected a tri-service guard before handing over the Ceremonial Keys of Gibraltar to the Port Sergeant, who will retain custody of them until the new Governor arrives. He was then escorted by the Chief Minister, Fabian Picardo to the steps of the HS125 provided by 32 (The Royal) Squadron, before departing for the UK to a 17 gun salute which was executed by the Royal Gibraltar Regiment. Wg Cdr Greg Smith, RAF Gibraltar’s Station Commander confirmed that it had been a great honour for the Station to host the Governor’s departure and given the involvement of so many different military personnel, it had been an...

Full article: http://www.raf.mod.uk/news/archive/outgoing-governor-depa...

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