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
750 Royal Air Force Air Cadets and their staff assembled at the Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford for the 75th Anniversary Parade on Friday 8th July.
Arriving from near & far the cadets and staff, accompanied by the Air Cadets National Band, marched along Patrons Way where, taking the salute, were Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Sir Andrew Pulford, and the Lord Lieutenant of Gloucestershire, Dame Janet Trotter DBE.
Thousands of onlookers were entertained with music as the cadets and staff proudly took part in one of the biggest events of the year to celebrate the organisation’s anniversary.
Joining the Chief of Staff was Commandant Air Cadets, Air Commodore Dawn McCafferty and Honorary Ambassador, Group Captain Carol Vorderman.