Year 13 student Nick C has finished first in a gruelling UK-wide Air Cadet Pilot Scheme.

The scheme involves 200 students each year, with participants spending two weeks in Dundee to complete 12 hours of flying.

The Air Cadets is a nationwide organisation which provides young people with opportunities to take part in adventure activities, sport, ceremonial drill, flying and a wide range of other activities.

Nick (17), is Flight Sergeant at 2181 Ilminster Squadron and has been attending since he was 12 years old.

“I really enjoyed the experience and I learnt a lot”, Nick said.

By student reporter Grace H

http://www.air-cadets-squadron-finder.org/air-cadets-squadron-details.php?sqn=2381–ilminster-air-training-corps-atc

http://www.raf.mod.uk/aircadets/whatwedo/pioltschemes.cfm

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