Happy New Year!

I would like to wish everyone a Happy New Year, and hope that 2010 brings you all that you hope for. A reminder that we restart on Friday 08 Jan, with cadets in combat uniform. Cadets and parents are asked to note the Squadron’s severe weather policy elsewhere on this site, in case of inclement…

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Sergeant Steps Up

The Squadron is proud to announce the promotion of Philip Ashbey to the rank of Cadet Sergeant. With the expected changes to the Squadron’s NCO team structure, Sgt Ashbey has shown himself to be a mature and confident leader, and worthy of the role. He brings impressive cadet experience; completing his Staff P2 and taking…

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Training To Lead

The Squadron’s staff and cadets spent time over the weekend of 28-29 November in a variety of training establishments learning about leadership and staffing in the Air Cadet Organisation. For Cpl Zaky Hnana and Alice Wilcox, the Junior NCO Course at Mile End TA Centre offered their first step in development targets, and showed them…

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Squadron’s Exam Results

The cadets have just completed another phase of their aviation training, finishing their study of diverse topics including Principles of Flight, Aircraft Navigation, and Aircraft Operations. The hard work of the cadets in understanding these topics has been rewarded by good results across the subjects. Particular congratulations to Cadets Altaykan and Povey, who both scored…

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Cross Country Challenges

Despite miserable and wintry weather, the Squadron entered a small team in the Wing Cross Country championships in late November. Led by Cpl Philip Ashbey, the team braved challenging conditions to display their commitment and enthusiasm. Congratulations to all for their efforts – this is the kind of commitment that the Squadron needs to drive…

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