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A Night with Air Traffic

Posted by on 1 December, 2020 in Aviation, Virtual Event, Wing

Within the RAF Air Cadets the focus is normally on being a pilot and flying an aircraft yourself, however Air Traffic Control is a critical roll that enables the entire […]

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Orpington Air Cadet joined by founder cadet

Posted by on 16 November, 2020 in 173 Squadron, Community

On Thursday 12th November the cadets of 173 (Orpington) Squadron were joined by a very special guest, Flt Lt Denis Elliott RAF (Rtd.). Flt Lt Elliott joined 173 (Orpington) Squadron […]

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Kent Wing Band returns to Face to Face practising

Posted by on 3 November, 2020 in Band, Uncategorised, Wing

Over the half term break our band was able to return to some face to face music making. After a break of 7 months, it was great to finally see […]

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Walking for Remembrance

Posted by on 23 October, 2020 in 354 Squadron, Charity, Fundraising

FS Cloke of 354 (Dover) Squadron walking from Dover to Deal with her brother and border collie

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Cadet Kai, border collie, posing infront of Dover Castle

New Commandant Takes Post

Posted by on 22 September, 2020 in Wing

On Monday 21st September 2020, Air Commodore Tony Keeling joins the RAF Air Cadets as Commandant

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Behind the scenes with the Air Ambulance

Posted by on 7 August, 2020 in Aviation, Charity, Fundraising, Virtual Event, Wing

We were joined by the Kent Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance for the evening!

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From Cadet to Fast Jet Pilot

Posted by on 31 July, 2020 in Aviation, Virtual Event, Wing

We joined Wing Commander Simon Batt, Commanding Officer of IX(B) Squadron RAF flying the Eurofighter Typhoon FGR4 , ex cadet of 305 (Ashford) Squadron.

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An evening with the RAF Recruitment Team

Posted by on 3 July, 2020 in Aviation, Uncategorised, Wing

Many aspects of life have changed or stopped as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, however recruitment into Her Majesty’s Armed Forces isn’t one of them. On Wednesday 1st July […]

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Life in the Army as a musician

On Thursday 18th June some musical cadets from around the Wing attended a talk about music careers in the Army. Sgt Mercer, from the Band of the Welsh Guards, spoke […]

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Celebrating VE 75 across the wing!

Posted by on 8 May, 2020 in Community, Wing

As we all start settling in to our “Stay-at-home” street parties, we all have a chance to look back over everything that has happened in the Wing today! Of course […]

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