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Ex Golden Eagle One – 29 Norfolk & Suffolk Wing ATC Sqns

Unit: 29 Norfolk and Suffolk Wing ATC Sqns
Location: Rothiemurchus, Aviemore, Scotland
Date: October 2016
Activities: Hill walking, white water rafting, mountain biking, zip lining
During the last week of October 2016 65 Air Cadets and 23 members of staff from Norfolk & Suffolk Wing Air Training Corps mounted an Adventure Training expedition to Rothiemurchas Lodge, Aviemore in the heart of the Cairngorm Mountains overlooking Loch Morlich. The expedition provided life enhancing opportunities for young...

Exercise Winter Cairngorm 2015 – HQ Air Cadets

Unit: NACATC Windermere
Location: Scotland - Highlands
Date: March 2015
Activities: Mountaineering (Winter)
From the 01-07 March 2015 the National Air Cadet Adventure Training Centre Windermere ran Ex Winter Cairngorm - a winter expedition in Scotland for 16 Cadet Force Adult Volunteer Staff. The aim of this expedition was to provide a winter mountain foundation course (WMF), winter climbing foundation (WCF) course and...

Exercise Northern Lights – 1998 (West Cross) Sqn RAF Cadets

Unit: 1998 (West Cross) Squadron ATC
Location: Sweden
Date: March 2015
Activities: Dog sledging, trekking
On the 15th March this year a team of fifteen air cadets and staff embarked on a 9 day expedition to Kiruna in the north of Sweden, deep in the Arctic Circle wilderness. After almost two years of fund raising and anticipation we were finally on our way to Stockholm...

Expedition Thar Horizon II – Changing lives forever

Unit: 282 (East Ham) Squadron, ATC
Location: Rajasthan, India
Date: October 2013
Activities: Camel trekking
After nearly a year of planning, days of fundraising, wet training weekends on Army Training Estates, 282 Squadron RAF Cadets India expedition team consisting of 20 members departed on a 10,000 mile adventure which would also be the most challenging task the cadets would have done; To refurbish a school...