Welcome to 742 National Capital Air Cadet Squadron!

We are an exciting and large squadron of approximately 300 cadets and 20-25 staff members. In addition to our core program, we offer a variety of optional activities for youth between the ages of 12 and 18.  Feel free to check out the website for more information on the cadet program and 742 Squadron. We are also on Facebook and Twitter @742Squadron.



Want to know what the latest activities / events to sign up for? Or just just checking on any important dates / deadlines / updates?

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Parents, please come to participate and/or join us

When: May 10, 2018, 6:45 pm (*new date*)
Where:  at the hangar

Year End Trip - Toronto - Sign Up OPEN

Signup will begin in April 13th via permission form ONLY. Deadline to sign up is May 10th. The final selection list of cadets will be posted May 13th Each cadet will be required to pay a fee of $150. Checks can be made out to "742 National Capital Air Cadet Squadron". All permission forms and checks should be delivered to Sponsoring Committee. (Canteen table)

Spring FTX

When: April 27-29. See event calendar for details. Cadets are required to complete one FTX per training year to pass their level. Submit the signed permission form to sign up!


Comme see 75/742 Band Programs 2nd Annual Concerts!
Friday and Saturday May 4-5 from 7pm to 9pm
Uplands Site Military Chapel, 337 Breadner Blvd, Ottawa
With our Superstars:
- Jr + Sr Pipes & Drums
- Jr + Sr Brass & Reed
-Small ensembles, soloists, singers and more!
More than 75 young musicians & 8 ensembles under the direction of Band Sergeant Major WO2 Anne-Florence Lambert
***Also, come to help us support our local "Food CupBoards" (Suggested donation at the door of $5 per person. All profits will go directly to those in need in our community)


The level three exam rewrite will take place on April 26th