Prince William and Prince Harry can by no means fly on a aircraft collectively once more for a “sturdy constitutional motive”, a royal knowledgeable has claimed.
The road of royal succession has modified following the dying of Queen Elizabeth II. Charles has now change into King whereas William is the brand new Prince of Wales.
William is now first in line to the throne, whereas Harry is fifth. The Prince of Wales’ youngsters are forward of the Duke within the royal line of succession, however they’re below the age of 18.
Subsequently, if something have been to occur to King Charles III and Prince William, Prince Harry would act as regent for the following in line, till George got here of age.
Brian Hoey, Constitutional knowledgeable and royal writer, advised The Solar: “There’s a sturdy constitutional motive that William and Harry don’t fly collectively – and that’s to do with the road of succession.
The knowledgeable went on: “Royal aides have to think about the whole lot, and that is very more likely to have been an element. Whereas occasions occurred in a short time, they’ve had years to plan for all eventualities. The pace of occasions caught everybody off-guard and will have affected journey plans – nevertheless it nonetheless would have been unwise for William and Harry to fly collectively.”
Brian Hoey continued: “I don’t assume we’ll see them fly collectively once more for constitutional causes.”
If each the Princes and the King fall victims to any mishap, Prince Andrew – who’s eighth in line to the throne – could be subsequent in line to change into regent, adopted by his daughter Beatrice.
The royal aides won’t ever enable Prince William and Prince Harry to fly collectively in a identical aircraft to keep away from a constitutional disaster, in line with the knowledgeable.