An evening with Air Cdre Ashley Stevenson CBE FRAeS RAF (Ret’d)

Cadets from 2427 (Biggin Hill) Sqn and 173 (Orpington) Sqn were privileged to a unique opportunity on Monday night to hear first hand what it’s like to be a fighter […]

Cadets from 2427 (Biggin Hill) Sqn and 173 (Orpington) Sqn were privileged to a unique opportunity on Monday night to hear first hand what it’s like to be a fighter pilot flying the Harrier jump jet, eject (twice), fly and fight in a war, command Kandahar airbase in Afghanistan, fly off an aircraft carrier, be Director of selection, recruitment and initial training of ALL RAF personnel, have command of NATO in Northern Europe, host the Queen – and much much more. 

Cadets from 2427 & 173 Sqn pose with Air Cdre Stevenson CBE FRAeS RAF (Ret’d)

During the evening Air Cdre handed Blue and Bronze Wings out to our qualifing cadets.

Cadets Howard receiving his Blue Wing Certificate from Air Cdre Stevenson