Due to forecasted winds and low clouds, gliding has been CANCELLED for May 26th, 2019. Better luck next time!
Annual Ceremonial Review (ACR)
After another fun and highly successful training year, we are approaching our Squadron's ACR. The formal ACR invitation with all the details can be found here.
As many of you are aware, the 706 Squadron Drill team has advanced to the Provincial finals. The competition is scheduled for Sunday June 2nd, in St-Jean Quebec. After careful consideration, our ACR will now be held on Saturday, June 1st, 2019.
Schedule for Saturday June 1:
· Cadets are to arrive at the ACR location, no later than 0800hrs for parade practise, in civilian dress
· Lunch to take place at 1200hrs (cadets must bring their own lunch)
· Cadets must bring their uniform and boots with them to practise and they will change on site. Cadets will be on parade at 1330hrs.
· Parade to commence at 1400hrs. Our Reviewing Officer is Lieutenant-General (Retired) David Millar, CMM, CD
Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Public Affairs Officer.
Change of Command
As announced at our Mess Dinner, the 2018-2019 Squadron training year is the last at 706 Squadron for Capt Alex Bejenaru as Commanding Officer, as he completes his three-year term in that role. This year's final CO's parade, on June 6, will also include a Change of Command Ceremony. Major Scott Southern will be assuming the role of Commanding Officer of 706 Squadron during that ceremony. His appointment will be effective July 1st 2019. For a letter detailing the change of command, please click here.
Interested in being a host family for the International Air Cadet Exchange?
This summer, The Air Cadet League of Canada, as a member of the International Air Cadet Exchange Association, will be welcoming young aviation minded youth from across the globe to Quebec and the Nation's Capital. The organizing committee is seeking "host families" for the participating youth, while in Ottawa. If you are interested in hosting international exchange cadets, August 2 - 4, please see view the posters below and contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about the International Air Cadet Exchange, please visit their website.