Both Kate & William’s Grandfathers Perform Piloting Duties

Kate Middleton will get the opportunity to unearth her late grandfather’s Alberta connections during the couple’s upcoming visit to Canada on June 30 to July 8.

Kate and William will touch down to the place where Kate’s grandfather Peter Middleton , worked as Royal Air Force flight instructor during the 2nd World War.

Peter Middleton piloted fighter planes, stationed in a flying school in Calgary, Canada.

Peter Middleton, along with Prince Philip – the grandfather of Prince William, also performed piloting duties in 1962.

Like Kate’s grandfather Peter, Prince William is also a Royal Air Force (RAF) pilot, who is trained to fly search-and-rescue helicopter.