Prince William and Kate Middleton were caught in the middle of a storm as they flew to Islamabad from Lahore during their Pakistan tour Thursday.
According to People, lightning could be seen over the right wing of their plane at one point, with the aircraft rolling from “side to side.”
It’s thought the pilot attempted to land the RAF Voyager at two different airports before the plane was forced to return to Lahore.
The royals were said to have been in the air for two hours, when the journey was meant to take around 25 minutes.
Despite the scary situation, William joked with media at the back of the plane once they had landed.
ITV’s Chris Ship posted: “Prince William (a pilot) just joked that *he was fine. Even if the rest of the plane and royal press corps were looking a little shaken #RoyalVisitPakistan.”
ET Canada has contacted Kensington Palace for comment.