NCO Promotions

As the Recruit Intake 02/12 passed off the parade square, the formal setting offered a chance for the Squadron to conclude the latest leadership phase, and make a series of promotions. At the conclusion of the leadership exercises, testing interviews and observations under a range of conditions, the Squadron’s leadership cadre concluded with the promotion…

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Recruit Intake 02/12 Pass Out

In a sunset ceremony in front of family and friends, ten recruits completed their tough training to pass out as the latest cadets of 1921 (Lewisham) Squadron. Under the guidance of the Recruit NCOs, the new cadets have worked hard to master their parade uniform and drill, as well as understanding the customs, history and…

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Cpl Altaykan Achieves Gold Glider Wings

Congratulations to Cpl Metin Altaykan on the award of his Gold Wings – signifying the completion of the first part of his Advanced Gliding Training (AGT). AGT provides the opportunity to revise the syllabus of the Gliding Scholarship and also to teach more advanced techniques such as accurate landings in a defined area, fast launch…

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New Recruit Intake

The information evening for the next recruit intake will take place on Monday 20 Feb 2012 at 8pm. Participants who have already spoken to the Squadron need only to turn up – if you are interested, but have not yet spoken to us, then please email the Adjutant, Plt Off Pollard, for more details.

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What Are You Waiting For?

Squadron Recruit Evening – 28 October 2011 The best-kept secret in Lewisham is being let out – with an information evening held at the unit on Friday 28 October 2011. If you are between 13-16, and want some serious adventure, the Air Cadets could be for you: flying, gliding, shooting, outdoor activities and adventure training…

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Brilliant Benson

It is not unusual on an Air Cadet Squadron to find aspiring pilots. But for most of them, their dreams are of fast jets, and high speed flight. Could the attraction of low flying turn their heads? 1921 (Lewisham) Squadron spent a day with the support helicopters at RAF Benson to find out. In a…

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