February 2019 Back to news

RAF Wittering Air Experience Flight

On a beautiful Tuesday morning, 12 RAF cadets travelled to RAF Wittering for an Air Experience Flight. Whilst being supervised by regular RAF pilots, all of our cadets managed to fly; building and developing, for those who have flown before, important airmanship skills. For the first time flyers, this involved more basic skills such as controlling the aircraft, keeping a good look out and even some aerobatics, whereas our more experienced pilots took on the challenge of air navigation, advanced manoeuvres and aerobatics, and even landing the aircraft. Just another one of the fantastic opportunities that cadets at Gresham’s can have…