November has seen the Sqn taking part in Remembrance activities, collecting over £5000 for the Royal British Legion Poppy appeal, winning the London Wing Cross Country, being inspected by OC London Wing for our Annual Inspection and welcoming Air Vice Murray London Wing President for a visit to 241, and the Sqn Fanfare Team competing at the National Music Championships – full details can be found on our Facebook page at 241squadron Air Cadets
October has been busy with Recruit and Fieldcraft training at Crowborough, practising for the national Inter Cadet Service Rifle Championship – CISSAM – in which the Sqn came 2nd overall, gained 8 Cadet 50s and won 4 matches, using a synthetic aviation trainer and taken part in Sports trials, and started the Sqns latest recruit course – full details can be found on our Facebook page at 241squadron Air Cadets
September has seen the Sqn winning the London Wing Field Day competition for the 3rd consecutive year with wins in the Band, Air Recognition and Fanfare sections and high placings in Drill, First Aid, Banner Drill and Aero Modelling. Cadets have also attended a Drill camp at Bodney, supporting the local Councils annual Mayors Service, the Woodford Music Festival and CI Jameel Campbell completing a Flying Scholarship – full details can be found on our Facebook page at 241squadron Air Cadets
Be Inspired – Be an Air Cadet. We have limited spaces on our next Recruit Course which starts on Wednesday 07 March 2018 at 7.15pm at our Sqn HQ. If you are in School Year 8 to 17 years old you can join our team and take part in the huge range of activities that we do – Flying, Gliding, Shooting, Adventure Training, Camps, Band, Sport, Duke of Edinburgh’s award, qualifications, First Aid, Leadership, Parachuting and much more, plus have fun and make friends!
Its been a very busy August for the Sqn with cadets completing Gold and Silver expeditions in the Lake District, gaining new marksman awards at our shooting camp, raft building, high ropes courses and a parachuting course! Cadets have also attended a Drill and Ceremonial Camp and an Aerospace Camp – full details can be found on our Facebook page at 241squadron Air Cadets
July has been a busy month with the Sqn competing in the UK Cadet Target Rifle Championships, being crowned as the Best Air Cadet unit in the UK and third overall, a Gold and Silver DoE wild camping practise expedition, Flying in the Tutor, attending the Royal Navy damage control simulator, attending a High Ropes Course, and Cdt FS Raj has visited New Zealand as part of an International Air Cadet Exchange, and cadets attended the Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford – full details can be found on our facebook page at 241squadron Air Cadets
June has seen Cadets flying the Tutor at RAF Benson, taking part in RAF Bensons aviation muster and flying in the Chinook, completing a Bronze DoE, FS Raj has been awarded a Deputy Lord Lieutenants certificate and L98 and L81 shooting – This Sqn provides the full cadet experience! – full details can be found on our facebook page at 241squadron Air Cadets
May has seen Cadets winning the London Wing athletics competition, shooting the Cadet Target Rifle, a Carpet Guard for our Livery Company at Goldsmiths Hall, Air Experience Flying, Bronze DoE expedition practise and mountaineering in the North Wales – This Sqn provides the full cadet experience! – full details can be found on our facebook page at 241squadron Air Cadets