Be Part of Something Bigger

As an Air Cadet, you are part of a team!

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Find your adventure!

Adventure is at the very core of what it means to be an Air Cadet

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Achieve more as part of a Team

As a cadet you'll solve tasks as part of a team, using everyones skills!

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What Do We Do

Find out more about what you can do in the Air Cadets

Flying & Gliding

Flying is central to your cadet experience. You’ll have loads of opportunities to take to the skies.

Earn Qualifications

You’ll gain real qualifications that will set you apart from the crowd when you head to university or begin your chosen career.

Duke of Edinburgh Award

The DofE Award Scheme takes you through a programme of activities that will leave you a more confident, motivated and capable person.

Visit RAF Stations

Cadets can spend a week at an RAF station where they experience the full range of life and work on it, as well as take part in sports, visits and adventure training.

Highlighted Squadrons

2235 (Deal) Squadron

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1051 (Dartford) Squadron

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1579 (Erith) Squadron

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Latest News

Dec 01
A Night with Air Traffic

Within the RAF Air Cadets the focus is normally on being a pilot and flying an aircraft yourself,… Read more

Nov 16
Orpington Air Cadet joined by founder cadet

On Thursday 12th November the cadets of 173 (Orpington) Squadron were joined by a very special guest, Flt… Read more

Nov 03
Kent Wing Band returns to Face to Face practising

Over the half term break our band was able to return to some face to face music making.… Read more

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