438 (Thanet) Squadron

About us

We are a youth organisation sponsored by the Royal Air Force whose mission is to give you hands-on experience of activities and courses that will challenge and develop your skills to help you succeed in life.

Our aims are to:
1) Promote and encourage a practical interest in aviation and the Royal Air Force among young people.
2) Provide training which will be useful in the Services and civilian life
3) Encourage the spirit of adventure and develop qualities of leadership and good citizenship

438 (Thanet) Squadron offers a wide range of practical and academic experiences to young people. These range from first aid, Duke of Edinburgh awards, adventure training, marksmanship training, sports, music training, archery and completing CVQO BTEC awards.

To join us, you need to be 12 years old and in school year 8 and the maximum age for entry is 17. Please email our OC, Flight Lieutenant Kundu on oc.438@aircadets.org to register your interest.

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