Will & Kate Fly British Airways Home From North America

Posted Jul 11th 2011 04:00 PMUpdated Jul 11th 2011 06:14 PM



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Stop. The. Presses. THE Royal Couple, William & Catherine, flew a commercial flight home to London from Los Angeles on British Airways at the end of their official visit to North America.

The trip, which was a state-sponsored affair, was something of a catwalk for Kate, as she's called. The Princess donned dozens of outfits in the time she spent in North America, from cowboy hats to elegant day dresses to full-on gowns for a Saturday night fete in Los Angeles.

But it wasn't all glitz and glamor for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. They opted not to fly home on a private jet (which they flew to Ottawa on June 30th) and instead hopped a commercial flight.

Granted, the duo sat in first class on the London-bound flight, the Daily Mail reports, but they were amongst civilian travelers nonetheless.

Before boarding the plane, they stopped to talk to several lucky BA flight attendants.

This wasn't the first commercial flight for William. Back in March, the Prince visited New Zealand and Australia. While there, William and his entourage flew an Air New Zealand flight from Auckland to Christchurch. The royal's alias at the time? Mr. Pinkerton-Smith.

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They will be the future of England. He will be a great King. Hope he makes it to the throne instead of Charles.

July 12 2011 at 10:57 AM Report abuse +2 rate up rate down Reply

'good for them I guess Diana's training is beginning to show up

July 12 2011 at 5:29 AM Report abuse +3 rate up rate down Reply

They are such a wonderful couple, and it seems that they are determined not to let being from Royals get to their heads. It is very classy & a lot of our politicians & CEOs need to learn a lesson from it. Well done your royal highness!!!!! And god bless you both!!! You are going to do a lot of good & bring a lot of good to this troubled world.

July 12 2011 at 1:24 AM Report abuse +5 rate up rate down Reply

I agree with the comments about our first so called lady and her ontarage. Supper low class the we have come to expect form the 1st family. Lets spend as much as we can on travel while we are in office with no regard for the rest of the country in debt crisis. Great pathectic job Michelle...... Enjoy it now!!!! Your time is rapidly comming.

July 12 2011 at 1:17 AM Report abuse +1 rate up rate down Reply
1 reply to mphmike's comment

It's difficult to take your comment seriously when you write/spell like you have little more than a first grade education.

July 12 2011 at 12:26 PM Report abuse +1 rate up rate down Reply
Annette Storer

Classy, beautiful---a perfect Military couple.

July 12 2011 at 1:06 AM Report abuse +1 rate up rate down Reply

I love watching and reading about this wonderful couple, I wish them nothing but health and happiness.

July 12 2011 at 12:12 AM Report abuse +8 rate up rate down Reply

Don't I wish our politicians and company CEO's knew how to fly commercially!

July 11 2011 at 11:51 PM Report abuse +9 rate up rate down Reply
1 reply to thearkinsequim's comment

Most politicians do.

July 12 2011 at 12:30 AM Report abuse -2 rate up rate down Reply

Smart couple at so many levels.

July 11 2011 at 11:42 PM Report abuse +3 rate up rate down Reply

Well atleast there not like that loser Michelle Obama that brings her mother and extebded family all over the world at TAXPAYER EXPENSE

July 11 2011 at 11:32 PM Report abuse +4 rate up rate down Reply

Most of the Windsors don't relish in the fact that they are royalty. The young ones try their best to be normal, average everyday people.

July 11 2011 at 11:01 PM Report abuse +3 rate up rate down Reply

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