Cadets get airborne

On Saturday 29 June and Monday 08 July cadets from the Sqn attended 614 Volunteer Gliding Squadron at Weathersfield Airfield to fly the Viking Glider. In excellent weather on both days the cadets had up to 5 launches or a continious 30 minute flight depending on the thermals to put into practice their principles of flight lessons and see the effects of the controls in flight. Cdts Leonti, Navrathajah, Marshall, Williams and Kretovs all passed their Gliding Induction Course and can no go forward to their Gliding Scholarship and solo flight at 16.