Squadron Calendar

Fall FTX (Field Training Exercise)

FTX #1 for the training year is open to all cadets of 781 Squadron. The exercise will take place on the 12/13/14 of October, an advance party of senior (Lvl 3/4/5) cadets will depart Friday evening, the remaining cadets will depart early the morning of the 13th.  (Lvl 1/2)

Return time will be approx 1600h on Sunday.

The focus of the exercise is “survival training”, cadets will be staying at Rocky Mountain Cadet Training Centre in the Waiparous area of Alberta (NW of Cochrane) The facility includes barracks with bunks, porta potty toilets and some indoor and outdoor training areas.

A kit list will be made available to all cadets in the coming days/week.

Please ensure that the email address used below is one that can be check the evening BEFORE departure for any further details and changes (times, pickups, kit lists, cancellations) Please also ensure that a family member is available to pick up your cadet any time between departure and return in case of medical or administrative emergency (cadet become sick or is injured, issues at the training location that result in us coming home early)

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KIT LIST (Equipment List) will be posted here as well as pick up times.

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Gliding 22 September 2018

Activity 18-02 Gliding Familiarization – there is a MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CADETS that will be allowed to attend. MORE GLIDING DATES ARE IN THE FUTURE. A FINAL LIST WILL BE POSTED HERE NLT Wednesday 19 September for those who are chosen. Signing up does not mean that you ARE going.

TIMING CHANGE!!!  Meeting at 0800h not at 0700h

PRIORITY TO LEVEL ONE/TWO Cadets

Cadets attending dress appropriate for the forecasted weather in OLDS Alberta. MUST have a hat / headress of some sort, bottle of water and snacks. Lunch will be provided Will depart LHQ/VECOVA at 0800, cadet who are not present at 0800 will be left behind and NOT allowed another gliding date for this training year. Return to LHQ (Local Headquarters = Vecova) forecast for 1700hrs

SIGN UP IS CLOSED

LIST OF AUTHORIZED TO ATTEND – CLICK HERE

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Battle of Britain Parade

Activity 18-01 – Battle of Britain Parade

 
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WARNING ORDER: BATTLE OF BRITAIN PARADE
 
1. SITUATION
The Air Force Association in cooperation with Southern Zone Air Cadet Squadrons will participate in the Battle of Britain Parade. This is a complementary training event.
 
2. MISSION
To provide support to the Air Force Association and Remembrance to those who fought during the Battle of Britain.
 
3. ADMINISTRATIVE INSTRUCTIONS
Cadets shall rendezvous via own means at Military Museums of Calgary located at 4520 Crowchild Trail SW Calgary, Alberta NLT 1300 hrs on 16 September 2018.
 
a. Dress:
i.Dress for cadets shall be C1.
ii.Dress for uniform staff shall be No.1A.
iii.Civilian staff business informal (business suit).
 
4.COORDINATING INSTRUCTIONS
a. All participants shall rendezvous at the designated venue NLT 1300 hrs on Sunday, 16 Sep 18.
b. Parade shall take place 1400 – 1500 hrs.
c. Assist with teardown 1500 – 1600 hrs.
d. Parents should arrive NLT 1600 hrs to pick up their cadets.
e. If cell phones, MP3 players, etc are brought, they are at the risk and responsibility of the cadet.
781 RCACS will not be fiscally responsible for any lost items. The following are prohibited items:
i. Knives, non-prescription drugs;
ii.Smoking paraphernalia
 
5.COMMAND AND SIGNALS
a. 781(a) Event OIC shall be Major Hisey & Capt Angel.

 

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