I walk on air and contemplate the sun
- The Squadron’s town headquarters is in Oxford, and it flies the Grob Tutor from RAF Benson
- Trains students from affiliated universities in leadership adventurous training and flying.
- The Squadron is made up of around 60 students and 7 staff
- Former members include The Dambusters: Leonard Cheshire and Melvin Young, ACM Wigston CBE and actors Richard Burton, Robert Hardy and Warren Mitchell.
Squadron members and staff will be attending the following freshers fayers and Open Days/Evenings in 2019:
20 September 2019 - Oxford Brookes
25 September 2019 - Reading University
9 & 10 October 2019 - Oxford University
OPEN DAYS & EVENINGS
23, 27 September & 11 October - Welcome Evenings
Further insight into UAS Life from a student perspective:
28 September & 12 October - Open Days (RAF Benson)
Fitness Test, Command Tasks and Tour of RAF Benson will be done on these days
Bonding Weekend is going to be held on 9 - 10 November 2019 and Induction Camp from 6 – 10 January 2020
Summer Camp will be held from 28 June to 17 July 2020
Weekly training nights take place during term time at the Squadrons Town Headquarters (THQ) in central Oxford, just a short walk from Oxford Railway Station starting at 7pm. Apart from flying during term time Tuesday to Saturday and annual training camps at RAF Benson, OUAS regularly offers adventurous training expeditions and force development training within the UK and aboard. Recent expeditions include visits to Iceland, Malta and ski trips to France.