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You won’t find the incredible combination of adventure, opportunity and fun that Air Cadets offers anywhere else. Cadets and adult volunteers all gain the same second-to-none experience where you can make lasting friendships and build upon your confidence, skills and achievements. This section will give you all the facts about getting started in an exciting new direction.
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Flight Lieutenant Karin Scott
I'm Karin Scott, Officer Commanding 1407 (Newton Aycliffe) Squadron. I've been involved with Air Cadets since 1985 when I joined just to help out with admin and make the tea! My husband was the CO and Cadets soon became a big part of our lives. In 2001, after a break while my children were young, I re-joined 1407 (Newton Aycliffe)
Sergeant Matt Douglass
I'm Sergeant Matt Douglass - Adjutant at 234 (City of Durham) Squadron. I’ve volunteered with the Air Cadets for 5 years now. I initially joined as a cadet at 13 years old with 324 (South Shields) Squadron. I worked my way up to the rank of Sergeant before leaving at 18 and rejoining as a civilian committee member. At age