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If you're a fan of aviation, action and adventure, love sports and getting to know people then you're in the right place. Every year nearly 56,000 air cadets and volunteer staff take part in exciting events all over the country. And with over 1,000 squadrons across the UK, you could be one of them.
RAF Air Cadet Ambassador, Honorary Group Captain Carol Vorderman has taken a trio of lucky cadets to Fort Worth, Texas to see the inside of the mile-long Lockheed Martin factory which makes the RAF’s next generation aircraft the F-35.
Real life stories
Find out what being a cadet is really like, read accounts from three cadets
I have been a cadet for four years now. I initially joined because I was bored, and keen to find something different to do with my free time...
I have been a cadet for nearly five years now. I've been interested in aviation since I could say the word 'aeroplane'. I was never really sure how to go...
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