UBAS is one of the larger University Air Squadrons with approximately 75 students and 8 staff. Around 35 students are recruited each year from Aston, Birmingham, Birmingham Central, Coventry, Keele, Stafford, Warwick and Wolverhampton Universities. The Squadron's Headquarters is at RAF Cosford, near Wolverhampton in the West Midlands.
17th September 2019: Aston, Coventry and Worcester (student led)
18th September 2019: Staffordshire/Stoke
23rd and 24th September 2019: Birmingham (BCU candidates to attend here)
27th September 2019: Harper Adams
28th and 29th September 2019: Warwick
28th Keele TBC
5th October 2019: Open day at RAF Cosford (for successful applicants only)
14th to 17th October 2019: Interviews at RAF Cosford
14th to 21st December: Induction camp at RAF Cosford.
CAPITA Medicals TBC
Weekly training nights take place during term time at the Squadron's Headquarters at RAF Cosford. The Squadron carries out numerous flying and ground camps over the holiday periods and flying from RAF Cosford during term time Saturday to Wednesday.