173 Squadron archive

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

Posted by on 5 February, 2020 in 173 Squadron, 2427 Squadron, Uncategorized

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 […]

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Parading with Pride for ATC Sunday

Celebrating the 79th anniversary of the formation of the ATC, Cadets from across Kent came together to parade through central London.

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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 Air Cadets Mark Air Training Corps 75th Anniversary

700 cadets and 200 staff were on parade on Saturday 21 May 2016, as the Wing marched through the City of Canterbury to the Cathedral, for a Service of Thanksgiving […]

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