A very respectable number of cadets from 649 (Durlsey) Squadron are proud to have achieved their Blue Flying Wings, and are on their way in their flying training. This was achieved over a number of … Continue Reading
Twenty six cadets from nine different units have just returned from a fantastic camp at RAF Shawbury near Shewsbury. The cadets flew in a Squirrel helicopter and a Tutor aircraft and visited 60 Squadron who train aircrew on the Griffin helicopter, where they were able to try their hand at flying the Griffin on a simulator. The packed programme also included a visit to the Central Air Traffic Control School, shooting and a drill competition. Cadets also completed an exercise on The Wrekin and command tasks at Bridgnorth ATC Squadron.