Air Cadets - Yate Squadron

Air Cadets - The Next Generation

Britain's foremost organisation offering young people a challenge to their spirit of adventure, leadership and fun.

What is the Air Training Corps?

The Air Training Corps exists to foster a spirit of adventure and to promote an interest in general aviation.  It is an organisation operating under the sponsorship of the Royal Air Force, although it does not set out to act as a recruiting agency for them.

We are open to 13 to 17 year olds and can offer;

  • Powered Flying
  • Gliding
  • Shooting
  • Duke of Edinburgh's Award Scheme
  • Sports
  • Adventure Training
  • Leadership Training
  • Academic Training

Your nearest squadron is 2509 Sqn, Cadet Centre, Armstrong Way, Great Western Business Park, Yate.  Parade nights are Tuesday and Thursday, 7.15pm - 9.30pm.  To find out more, phone 01454 329968. Alternatively, go to the main Air Training Corps website at