Engagement Activites

For the most up-to-date information on what we're doing to keep busy, visit our social media pages:

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Chess Tournaments


Join: https://www.chess.com/clubs/members/52-squadron-chess-club

Create a free account and join us for some fun chess matches. All skill levels welcome.

Fitness Challenge


Submissions here: https://forms.gle/1H1z7SobXxtMGDi87

Each week, a new fitness challenge will be posted on Facebook and Instagram. Join us in staying healthy and active. You could even win some neat prizes!

Cadet of the Week


Attention cadets! Remember Cadet of the Week, where we would showcase a particular cadet in our squadron? Well, we are starting it back up again! If you would like to be showcased for the 52 “City of Calgary” Cadet of the Week, email media@52aircadets.com.

You will be required to answer some questions about your air cadet journey and to send in an image of yourself in uniform (the picture can be old or new).

Space Careers Talk

9 Jun 2020 (Done)

1830-2000 hrs

Event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/779593969238759/

52 Squadron will be hosting a Facebook Live Event on Space Careers! Topics will include

  • How Space benefits us

  • Canada in Space

  • How cadets has influenced my journey

Our Guest Speaker is Tahir Merali, a past cadet of 52 Squadron who has even attended the Space Course. He now works in the aerospace, energy, and automotive industries. A strong advocate for space awareness and education, he will share his unique journey to excellence in leadership in the space industry.

Voted Squadron Awards

31 May 2020 (Done)

Vote: tinyurl.com/52votes-2020

Every year, 52 Squadron recognizes two outstanding individuals, one Cadet and one Officer, as voted by the cadets of the squadron. Click on the link to make your voice heard!

Model Making Competition

16 May 2020 to

29 May 2020 (Done)

Join: discord.gg/9NQPycJ

It’s time to grab a paint brush and a model kit and show the squadron what you got! Everyone is free to join in and display your model making skills. All of the cadets who join the discord server will be able to vote on who wins. More instructions are available in the Discord server.

Aircraft Maintenance Engineering & Virtual Tour

21 May 2020 (Done)

1900-2100 hrs

Signup: tinyurl.com/52signups-virtualtour

Limit 30 cadets


Learn all about what it's like to be an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, and join Captain Jarrod Hanson (Pilot and Maintenance Officer at CFS Netook) on a virtual tour of AircraftWorks.

Video Game Competition

20 May 2020 (Done)


Score submissions: https://forms.gle/G2PKZn2nwL4KYW9z9

We’ve got another challenge all the gamers. We want to see how many stars you can collect on geometry dash (LITE)! All you have to do is download Geometry Dash Lite and start playing. Once you think you have collected all the stars you can, go to your stats and take a screenshot. The person with the most stars will win a free tin of Kiwi polish! You have until Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 8pm to submit your challenge.