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King attends graduation of 48th class of air force cadets

His Majesty presents graduates with wings, awards best achievers

By JT - Jun 25,2019 - Last updated at Jun 26,2019

His Majesty King Abdullah attends the graduation ceremony of the 48th class of Air Force cadets at King Hussein Air College on Monday (Photo courtesy of Royal Court)

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah, the Supreme Commander of the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army, on Monday attended the graduation ceremony of the 48th class of air force cadets at King Hussein Air College.

Upon arrival at the college, King Abdullah was received by Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Lt. Gen. Mahmoud Freihat, the commander of the Royal Jordanian Air Force (RJAF) and the college’s commandant, a Royal Court statement said.

At the graduation, His Majesty presented the graduates with their wings and awarded the best achievers in the class.

The King also attended an air show by RJAF fighter jets and attack helicopters, according to the statement.

HRH Prince Rashid, directors of security agencies and a number of senior officials and officers, as well as the graduates’ parents, attended the ceremony.

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