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Dover Cadet Flying High in the RAF

Posted by on 23 November, 2019 in 354 Squadron, Aviation, Squadron

Ex cadet of Dover squadron joins the RAF.

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Supporting the Festival of Flight at Biggin Hill

Every year Air Cadets from around Kent and London assist with the running of the air show. They perform valuable duties across the airfield including guarding the static display aircraft and assisting airport officials in manning the taxi-way pedestrian crossing.

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Celebrating a Centenary of transatlantic Flight

Posted by on 31 July, 2019 in 173 Squadron, 358 Squadron, Aviation, Community

Cadets from around south east London and north west Kent were on parade on Tuesday 23 July 2019 when His Royal Highness The Duke of Kent KG visited the London Borough of Bexley as part of the Alcock and Brown centenary celebrations.

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Kent Wing Success at Corps Aircraft Recognition Competition

Posted by on 26 November, 2017 in Aviation, Awards

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International Air Cadet Exchange 2016

Posted by on 26 October, 2016 in 358 Squadron, Aviation, Camp, Community, Overseas

Kent Cadet FS Katerina Sales spends time as UK Cadet Escort – her experiences in her words Last year I was given the opportunity to be the Air Cadet Kent […]

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Edenbridge Squadron Cadet Completes Flying Scholarship

Posted by on 26 October, 2015 in Aviation, Awards

Cadet Sergeant Bridie Wakeford from 340 (Edenbridge) Squadron has undertaken her RAFA flying scholarship and successfully completed it with a solo flight at South Warwickshire Flying School, and was presented […]

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Group Captain Vorderman – The First Female Honorary Ambassador

Posted by on 20 November, 2014 in Aviation, Community

Carol Vorderman has “flown in” as the new Ambassador for the RAF Air Cadets – she becomes the first female honorary Group Captain ambassador to the organisation. At a foggy […]

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Kent Wing Cadet Wins the RAF Photographic Competition 2014

Posted by on 18 October, 2014 in Aviation, Awards

Cadet Grace Savage of 213 (Rochester) Squadron won the Royal Air Force Air Cadets section of the Royal Air Force Photo Competition 2014 for her entry of ‘Cadet in a […]

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