Some articles on air squadron, air squadron day, air, day:
... Sir John was a leading member and strong supporter of the Air Squadron and regularly flew cadets on Air Squadron Day and on Air Experience Flights ... Results are made public in late March and the Sword is awarded at the Air Squadron Day celebrations at the end of the summer term ... All six finalists, who would all attend the parade on Air Squadron Day, would be awarded a Geoffrey de Havilland Flying Foundation Medal for CCF Achievement in recognition ...
... and third places teams are invited to attend the Air Squadron Day which is usually held at RAF College Cranwell on the first Sunday in July each year ... During the day cadets may be offered flights in aircraft belonging to the Air Squadron members ... for CCF Achievement along with the presentation of The Air Squadron Trophy to the first placed team ...
Famous quotes containing the words day, air and/or squadron:
“So happy be the issue, brother England,
Of this good day and of this gracious meeting.”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)
“The air is precious to the red man, for all things share the same breaththe beast, the tree, the man, they all share the same breath. The white man does not seem to notice the air he breathes. Like a man dying for many days, he is numb to the stench.”
—Attributed to Seattle (c. 17841866)
“Well gentlemen, this is it. This is what weve been waiting for. Tonight your target is Tokyo. And youre gonna play em the Star Spangled Banner with two-ton bombs. All youve got to do is to remember what youve learned and follow your squadron leaders. Theyll get you in, and theyll get you out. Any questions? All right thats all. Good luck to you. Give em hell.”
—Dudley Nichols (18951960)