Knowledge Gives Wings
NUAS currently has around 60 students and 6 staff. Around 25 students are recruited annually from Universities in the North East. The Squadron’s Flying Headquarters (FHQ) is located at RAF Leeming, near Northallerton in North Yorkshire, and weekly training nights are held in Newcastle.
Squadron members and staff will be attending the following freshers' fayers:
17 September - Teesside University
18 September - Sunderland University
24 & 25 September - Northumbria University
24 & 25 September - Newcastle University
2 & 3 October - Durham University
9 October - Newcastle open day presentation, 1500 and 1800 at: OTC HQ, St Cuthberts Keep, Holland Drive, NE2 4LD
11 October - Durham open day presentation, 1500 and 1800 at: 234 (City of Durham) Squadron ATC, rear of 53 Old Elvet, Durham, DH1 3JJ
Weekly training nights take place during term time at the Squadron’s Town Headquarters (THQ) near St Cuthbert’s Keep, Newcastle. Annually, the squadron carries out two major adventurous training expeditions, whilst also providing continuous support for minor expeditions throughout the year. Flying occurs from RAF Leeming during term time Monday to Friday.