Category Archives: National and Area Activities

All National and Area related activities are catagorised here.

Junior Leaders Course report by LAC Davies

During this week multiple cadets from all over the Central Area convened at Air Base Ohakea to partake in various leadership activities. These activities included squad handling, lesson planning and outdoor leadership – all aimed at making us more capable … Continue reading

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Shooting Results 2015

Once again No. 41 Squadron has taken out the national shooting competition for the central region, although this year the honour is shared with Ruahine Cadet Unit. Overall No. 41 Squadron managed to field 3 teams in the shooting competition and … Continue reading

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Junior Leaders Course Report by LAC Arrowsmith

Between the 4th and 11th of July 2015, LAC Davies and myself attended the NZCF CA JNCO Course held at RNZAF Base Ohakea. This is the leadership course for Cadets from all three Cadet Corps (Army, Air, and Sea) within … Continue reading

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Senior Leaders Course Report by Corporal Galvin

On July 11th at 9.35am I caught the coach to RNZAF base Ohakea for a week long Senior NCO course. When we first arrived I was pleasantly surprised that we got individual rooms, unlike on the Juniors course!  While Juniors … Continue reading

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Rotary Flying Report by Corporal Eagles

Once we got to Palmerston North Airport we had to wait for someone from the flight school to meet us, so we went into the room which contained a pool table and dart board.  After meeting the pilot/instructor we walked … Continue reading

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Senior Leaders Course Report by Corporal O’Neil

On the 11th -17th of July Corporal Galvin and I completed Senior Non Commissioned officers course also known as seniors. This took place at Ohakea Air Force base near Bulls. The aim of this course was to teach us skills … Continue reading

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Junior Leaders Course report by Cdt Rose

Cadets has so far afforded me with many different privileges and opportunities that I would have otherwise gone without; Cadet 150, a trip to Australia, my numerous flying sessions and best of all; shooting.  Most recently however, I was lucky … Continue reading

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Senior Leaders Course Report by Cpl Ngaro

On the 11th-17th of April I attended the seniors NCO course with CPL. Hawinkles. The SNCO course is the leadership course that is attended after the JNCO course (which I had attended last year) at Royal NZ Air Force Base … Continue reading

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Senior Leaders Course Report by Cpl Hawinkels

It all started on April the 11th 2015.  We arrived at RNZAF base Ohakea before some of the cadets from the JNCO course from the previous week had left. Most of the course staff seemed to think that it would … Continue reading

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First 1 hour flight by Cdt Pine

When I first arrived at Paraparaumu Airfield it was a hot day and I thought “Wow the view will be great” and it was! I went out to the Cessna 152 and hopped into the seat, where I was taken … Continue reading

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