The duke of Cambridge has a new job, and it's kind of awesome. The second in line to the British throne will become a helicopter pilot for the East Anglian Air Ambulance, the monarchy announced Thursday.
And the name of the company that will employ the future monarch? Bond Air Services.
OK, it has nothing to do with 007 or spy thrillers, but we do love a good British mash-up.
William, 32, will have mandatory training that starts in September and will last through the winter. (His wife, the former
The palace said Wills will be donating his full salary to charity.
The duke began training and became a search and rescue pilot in the Royal Air Force in January 2009. After training, he was based in at RAF Valley between January 2010 and September 2013 as Flight Lieutenant Wales. In June 2012, he became a helicopter captain.
"The Duke will continue to undertake engagements on behalf of the Queen and his charitable affiliations during this time," the palace said.