[Updated] Weekly Announcements 20190425

Spring Field Training Exercises

[UPDATED 20190426 1125 Hrs] Weekly Announcements (April 25th 2019)

Please note the FTX pickup time change from 1600 Hrs to 1500 Hrs on Sunday.  (See FTX below for details – updates in Red).

Please make sure that you properly and clearly read all of the below details.

Secondly, please make sure that before attending a Cadet activity following a significant weather event, that you first verify the squadron calendar available on the squadron website or the Facebook page to ensure the activity is still ongoing.


Weekly Activities


There is no band this week.


Junior Ground School

Junior ground school will be Monday April 29th at 6:30pm at NDHS.



There is no marksmanship this week.


Drill Team

Drill Team Tuesday April 30th at NDHS from 18:30 to 20:30.


Single Activities

Spring Field Training Exercise (Friday April 26th – Sunday April 28th)

The squadron’s spring FTX is scheduled for the weekend of April 26th – 28th. Cadets are to arrive no later than 18hr00 at NDHS (710 Broadview ave) on Friday April 26th and should be picked up no later than 15hr00 on Sunday April 28th at the same location. The kit list and other info is attached below.

Spring FTX Kit List and Info


Gliding Day (Sunday May 5th)

Departure and return will be from Notre Dame High School. The bus departs at 07hr15, and will return around 17hr00. Cadets need to bring a lunch and water as the site has no canteen nor anywhere to fill water bottles. The dress is civilian. There may be down time, as such cadets are encouraged to bring a book or other similar items. If the activity is cancelled due to inclement whether, it will be announced via the squadron calendar at 06hr30.


Battle of the Atlantic (Sunday May 5th @ National War Memorial)

The Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) will be hosting the annual Battle of the Atlantic (BOA) ceremony at the National War Memorial to honour the fallen RCN and Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) heroes. As in past years, the RCN would be honoured to have both Sea Cadets and Air Cadets participate in, and assist with, the parade and ceremony. Dress is C1, and cadets are to be there by 09hr15, and the ceremony will finish around 12hr00.


Other Announcements

Scholarship Opportunities

For cadets who are in grade 12, don’t miss the opportunity for various scholarships provided by Air Cadet League of Canada. For those who are interested, please visit this page.


Regular Training Night – CO’s Parade (Wednesday May 1st @ NDHS)

Next Wednesday is CO’s Parade, ensure that your uniform is in tip-top shape.


It may be spring, but a reminder to all cadets and parents that outdoor shoes are NOT allowed in the gym.

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