967 Air Cadets

What are you doing this weekend?
Aug 9

Full VHF Operator

Once the Communicator Badge has been started, all Cadets initially become provisional VHF operators but are still supervised by a qualified operator, either by an experienced Cadet or by a member of staff.  This subject is compulsory and is continuously assessed as the Cadets must prove that they are competent to use the radios unsupervised….» Read More

Aug 8

HF Listener

This subject is one of the optional modules.    This option is similar to the HF Operator but no transmissions are required by the Cadets; the emphasis here is biased towards log keeping while listening to the Air Cadet HF Network.  An HF aerial has now been erected at the Sqn in the form of an…» Read More

Aug 7

HF Operator

This subject is one of the optional modules.    This option is similar to the VHF Operator module but is oriented towards the HF side of radio.   An HF aerial has now been erected at the Sqn in the form of an ‘inverted V’ aerial allowing the Cadets to monitor and transmit HF around the world….» Read More

Aug 6

Advanced Radio & Radar – ACP 35, Vol 3

This subject is another optional module.  It is part of the Senior/Staff Cadet exams and is currently being taught at the Squadron.  This course starts with the basic principles of radio, the electo-magnetic spectrum, modulation (amplitude and frequency) followed by basic radio transmitters and receivers. Once the radio principles have been mastered, the Cadets move…» Read More