Monthly Archives: November 2012

Wallingford Team A wins Central and Wellington Area Shooting Trophies

Today it was announced that No 41 Squadron’s Wallingford Team A won the Central and Wellington Area Shooting Trophies. Team A scored 425 points out of a total possible 600. Team A members were: – Corporal Kadin Fowler 79 – … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day Ceremony – 17th November 2012

Flight Sergeant Kendall Brown recently attended the Remembrance Day Ceremony at Wellington Cathedral. “I was part of the Colour Party for the Merchant Navy flag. Other Cadets from the Air Training Corps, Sea Cadet Corps and Cadet Corps also attended … Continue reading

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Flying 10 November 2012

Cadet Kiera Brodie reports on the Flying Day held at Helipro Paraparaumu on 10th November 2012. “On the 10th November I was invited to participate in a flying lesson with the pilots of Helipro. It was a lovely day and … Continue reading

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Another winner at Plimmerton School Gala

Another great day was had by both the cadets who manned the squadron flight simulators and the attendees who took the opportunity to have a virtual flight with us at the recent Plimmerton School Gala. Over the day there was … Continue reading

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Plimmerton School Gala

No. 41 Squadron will once again attend Plimmerton School’s annual gala with flight simulators on projectors and offering the chance for any pilots to enter a competition to win a Radio Controlled Helicopter. This follows a recent visit by an … Continue reading

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Armistice Day Memorial Unveiling

On Sunday 11th of November a contigent of cadets made up the guard party at the ceremonial memorial unveiling of a statue that pays tribute to the armed forces at Whenua Tapu cemetry. Unfortunately the weather was cold and wet, … Continue reading

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Congratulations CDT Balia!

Congratulations go to Cadet Sanket Balia, who was awarded Top Year 11 Student at Mana College recently – pretty impressive for someone who arrived in NZ less than a year ago and missed some time at school due to a … Continue reading

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Exercise GPS

LAC Aidan Drummond reports on Exercise GPS held over the weekend of 27 and 28 October: Saturday morning we arrived at the unit and had our gear checked by Flight Sergeant Brown. Then we loaded the gear into cars and … Continue reading

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Shooting 3 November 2012 including Wallingford

Many of the Squadron’s top shooters shot in the Wallingford postal competition today. The practice sessions went very well with many improving their average scores for the year. Results from the day include: – 1 Marksman subject to confirmation by … Continue reading

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Flying 20 October 2012

Cadet Joseph Mijares reports on the Flying day held at Helipro Paraparaumu on 20 October 2012: “When I was asked to write a short paragraph about my flying experience on the 20th of October, I wondered how I could explain … Continue reading

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