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. Follow us on Facebook & @742squadron on Twitter and Instagram:




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National Summer Course Training Applications are OPEN

National Summer Training Courses

Staff Cadet & Band Summer Training Applications OPEN

SCdt & Band Summer Applications

Poppy Days

Poppy distribution will take place at the Rideau Center and Billings Bridge Mall on Oct 28, Nov 3, and Nov 4. Email 742signup@gmail.com with your rank, full name, available date, and location (Rideau or Billings). 

Power Familiarization Flights

Oct 28th will take place at Smith’s Falls airport. (Leaving the hangar at 7am!)

Sign up to experience a flight in a 4-passenger aircraft! See the calendar for details. Email 742signup@gmail.com.

Next Recruiting Session - November!

We are closed for accepting new Recruits until the next Intake.

Next intake of applications will be November 8th, with a presentation on the program and our Squadron that evening at 7pm - followed by paperwork processing for new applicants!

If you're interested in joining 742 - come see us November 8th!!