Air Cadets Go Flying!

  • Monday, March 2017
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Those magnificent cadets in their flying machines! The afternoon of Saturday 11th March saw 20 cadets from 5 Suffolk based squadrons take to the air in a Grob Tutor aircraft – the elementary...


Cadets Do Well At Cross Country

  • Thursday, February 2017
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The Sqn team did well in hard conditions at the wing cross country at Thetford.. Well done to Cpl Masters & Cdt Richardson for being selected as reserves to the Wing team.  


Amazing Day At RAF Brize Norton

  • Thursday, February 2017
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What can we say but on behalf of the OC, staff and cadets, we would like to send a huge thank you to you and all involved with 863 (Thurston) Sqn’s incredibly informative and enjoyable visit...


Internation Air Cader Exchange

  • Monday, January 2017
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At the Internation Air Cader Exchange Association Conference in Sep 16, the UK agreed to exchange 72 cadets and 9 escort officers outbound for the period 18 Jul to 2 Aug 17, although travel ...


Air Cadet Leadership Course

  • Friday, January 2017
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Central and East Region have 22 places on the Air Cadet Leadership Course to be held over the below weeks at RAFC Cranwell.

114 ACLC 08 – 15 Jul 17
115 ACLC 15 – 22 Jul 17 ...


Gold Award Cyber Courses

  • Friday, January 2017
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The ACO is planning to run 2 further Gold Award Cyber Courses, of 1 week duration, at RAF Cosford. These will be for 10 cadets and 2 staff.

With the progressive syllabus for Cyber being c...


Happy New Year From 863 Air Cadets

  • Sunday, January 2017
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2017 looks like it is going to be fun year to be involved with the Air Cadets and here at 863 Sqn we are excited about the opportunities the new year brings!!  

We would like to ...


Christmas Raffle Winners Announced

  • Friday, December 2016
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Thank you to all those that bought raffle tickets and for supporting our squadron.   Monies raised will all be going towards activities for the cadets at the Squadron in 2017. 

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Marking Our 75Th In Style...

  • Wednesday, November 2016
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Every cadet and volunteer can be justifiably proud of their magnificent achievements which raised our profile to the roof tops and beyond.

Communities across the UK and abroad followed o...


Remembrance 2016

  • Monday, November 2016
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The whole squadron was very proud to parade through Bury St Edmunds. Crowds gathered on Angel Hill in Bury St Edmunds for a parade and service to remember ‘those who made the supreme sacrifi...