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Scouts air activities range from high adventure glider flights and parascending to kite making and visits to air fields. As with Sea Scouts, Air Scouts and Air Explorer Scout programmes allow young people to undertake air activities as a specialisation whilst following the Movement’s 6-25 Programme.

 

AIR ACTIVITIES WEEKENDS 2018 (Henstridge Airfield)

 

18/19/20 MAY 2018 – TBC – AIR ACTIVITY WEEKEND (jointly arranged with Somerset & Wiltshire) HENSTRIDGE AIRFIELD

A weekend camp for those with a specific interest in aviation, taking place at Henstridge Airfield. Cost £40

Maximum of 24 by invitation only. To be accompanied by Leader or Adult Helper.

Full details from John Kerley – john.kerley@yahoo.co.uk  01258 451205

 

26/27/28 JULY 2018 – TBC – AIR ACTIVITY WEEKEND – HENSTRIDGE AIRFIELD. Cost £40

Camping weekend as above – contact John Kerley – john.kerley@yahoo.co.uk  01258 451205

 

14/15/16 SEPTEMBER 2018 – TBC – AIR ACTIVITY WEEKEND – HENSTRIDGE AIRFIELD. Cost £40

Camping weekend as above – contact John Kerley – john.kerley@yahoo.co.uk  01258 451205

Gliding at the Bath Wilts & North Dorset Gliding Club

 

Gliding may be available as mid-week day of trial flights for Scouts as long as they meet the current age limit of 13, possibly soon to be 14, and that there are enough Scouts to make up a trial flight group of more than 10.

 

Bath Wilts & North Dorset Gliding Club Charges applies.  Normal conditions regards weights and size of the scouts would need to be met.

 

They would need to be accompanied by a responsible adult and their parents/ guardians have to pre-sign a BW & ND gliding club day membership application form or they cannot fly.  Scout Association POR Air Activities must be met.

 

Contact:  Chris Chappell ACC Air Activities.    e-mail:  chrischappell@live.co.uk