Welcome to 742 National Capital Air Cadet Squadron!

 

We are an exciting and large squadron of approximately 250 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 @742squadron on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram:

 


Announcements

ADMINISTRATION

Annual Validations Past Due: For All Returning Cadets - Annual Validation forms were sent out to all returning cadets via email. Please Return NOW.

Cadets will be asked to call home and parents return with the forms in order for the cadet to remain at the training night. All cadets with outstanding forms are not permitted to attend any optional training events until the forms have been received by admin.

SIGNED PAPER COPIES REQUIRED

List of cadets with outstanding forms

UPDATED: 4-Dec-19

If you did not recieve the form via email please contact admin ASAP by emailing 742squadron@gmail.com (We may have an outdated email address on file)

NOTE: Summer Camp Applications cannot be submitted without the completed Annual Validations.

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Should you wish to donate to the squadron directly, our registered charity number is 123613523 RR 0029.

Your generous support helps fund a wide range of activities for our cadets.

 

SUPPLY: Uniforms & Name Tags

The following cadets are asked to pick up their uniform this Thursday at our training night at Brookfield High School:

Al-Zouaghi, Anouan, Belanger, Cook, Denis, Grum, Guindo, Harrison-Stone, Housany, Kent, Loua, Morrison, Oppong-Nketiah, Sunallah, Tanga, Villaneuva, Wang

If you have not been measured for a uniform, please see Capt Glendenning on Thursday.

A list of uniforms* that are ready to be picked up can be found here.

A list of name tags that are ready to be picked up can be found here.

Supply is open Thursdays 630-9 and some Sundays 11-1 beginning again in January (see calendar).

SUMMER TRAINING 2020

Applications are now OPEN for Staff Cadet Positions - Applications will close 5-Jan-20 at midnight Late Applications will not be considered. Visit Summer Training Tab

Link to available SCdt Positions

Applications are now OPEN for ALL Band Camps (B&R + P&D) - Applications will close 5-Jan-20 at midnight Late Applications will not be considered. Visit Summer Training Tab

 

Application now CLOSED for National Courses - Late Applications will not be considered. Visit Summer Training Tab for more info.

NOTE: Summer Camp Applications cannot be submitted for selection without the completed Annual Validations.

TRAINING

Dec 12 & 15 Training Nights will be held at Brookfield High School due to no Hangar access from the remainder of December.

  • Level 3 Aviation Exam Retakes (Dec 12)
  • Late Joiners (joined after age 13? - view details)

Biathlon

Dec 14 - Practice at Camp Fortune Range 845-1300. You MUST sign up before Dec 13 at 10 am. Email 742signup@gmail.com
Have with you: water bottle, lunch, running shoes and boots, toque (MANDATORY), warm gloves or mitts, running pants (optional shorts underneath), warm running jacket or sweater (with t-shirt underneath), and your health card.
Click "View details".

742 Sqn HIGHLAND DANCERS

NEW DATE: Try-out continues for the Highland Dancing selection! It is held Friday November 22 from 7pm to 8pm @ the Central Band Building. Open to all cadets, but mainly to 1st/2nd year. Please email Major Jean-François Lambert if interested at cadets.band.programs@gmail.com  

Help me find cadets interested in playing a role with the 75 & 742 Band Programs Pipes & Drums as HIGHLAND DANCERS (seeking first years if at all possible for long term investment). Become a superstar! Our Flyer: https://bit.ly/2JGkQ5e   and   https://bit.ly/34qFRsn 

Drill Team

Here are the 2019-2020 Drill Teams.  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact 2Lt Chan.

Dec 15 - Practice is CANCELED due to no Hangar access - drill team will resume in January 2020

SPECIAL EVENTS

  • Jan 11 - Archery Tag
  • Jan 18 - Regional Bowling Competition