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Become a pilot. Become a leader.

Thinking of joining Air Cadets?

To learn. To serve. To advance.

That is the motto of the Air Cadet program. We seek to provide today's youth with the opportunities to learn what it takes to become a good leader, to serve the community, and to advance as a member of society. For general information on the cadet program, please visit cadets.ca

 

Recruiting is OPEN.

 

To enroll, use one of the two methods below:

Option 1 (Online form)

  1. Visit registration.cadets.gc.ca. The unit name is "52 CALGARY, ROYAL CANADIAN AIR CADET SQUADRON"

  2. Enter your email address, then click outside of the email box.

  3. Click on "Start new application"

  4. Check your email for a message titled "Cadet Registration - email validation"

  5. Follow the link in the email to continue your registration.

If you have questions regarding the online form, see the FAQ

Option 2 (Email)

Send an email to 52air@cadets.gc.ca, and include the following:

  1. Attach a completed copy of form CF1158

    • You may complete this form electronically OR print it out, fill it in by hand, and scan a copy

  2. Attach a scan/copy of your child's birth certificate OR Canadian passport

  3. Attach a scan/copy of your child's provincial health card

  4. Put your child's full name in both the email subject and email message.

If you are unable to submit any of these items electronically, please email us.

 

Calgary Area Cadet Programs (12-18 years old)

​If you are interested in joining Cadets, but we are in the wrong spot, the wrong night, or the wrong element - consult the list below:

Air

52 City of Calgary RCACS (Harold Panabaker School / Southwood Community Centre)

83 Juno Beach RCACS

88 Airdrie Lynx RCACS 

187 Foothills RCACS (High River Airport [CEN4])

538 Buffalo RCACS

604 Moose RCACS

781 Calgary RCACS

903 Strathmore RCACS

918 Griffon RCACS

952 Westjet RCACS

Army

1292 Lord Strathcona’s Horse RCACC

1955 Service Batallion RCACC

2137 Calgary Highlanders RCACC

2554 PPCLI RCACC

3016 Calgary Highlanders (Airdrie) RCACC

3125 Calgary Highlanders (Chestermere) RCACC

 

​Sea

22 Undaunted RCSCC

335 Calgary RCSCC

344 Victoria RCSCC

360 Erratic RCSCC (Okotoks)

359 Chicoutimi RCSCC (Airdrie)

 

Navy League Cadets (9-12 years old)

21 Captain Jackson NLCC

166 John A. Hamilton NLCC