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 – Corporal Nicholas Asbery 75 – Flight Sergeant Kendall Brown 73 – Corporal Daniel Robinson 67 … Read more

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 I was very excited as I first entered the plane. I had previously been given … Read more

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 RNZAF Iroquois to the school – see article below. Of course any Year 8 pupils … Read more

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 set out for Waitarere Forest. Once we got to the spot where we would be … Read more

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 HQ – 4 First Class Shots subject to confirmation by Central Area – 1 Shooting … Read more

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 such an amazing experience. That was my first time taking control of an airplane. So, … Read more