Cadets go Gliding

On Sunday 13 January 3 cadets had the opportunity to go gliding at 614 Volunteer Gliding Squadron at Wathersfield Airfield. Flying the Grob Viking the cadets were instructed by the staff at the unit in the baiscs of airmanship and controlling the aircraft in flight. Inspite of the cold weather the cadet all flew several sorties and took control of the glider in flight. Cdts Markov, Raj and Cracknell all qualified for for their Gliding Induction Certificates and can now go onto Gliding Scholarships once 16.