Air cadets are on drive to success
0 Have your say Longbenton Air Cadets have earned a mechanical engineering qualification after refurbishing a vehicle.
The young people took part in a mechanical adventure by fixing up an old 1995 Ford Escort to get it through an MOT, as part of the squadron’s training and development programme.
And for 16-year-old cadet corporal Louis Baptist, the project led to an apprenticeship with Nissan.
“I’m really grateful for the engineering project because I found that I love working with cars and engines,” he said.
“It helped to give me focus and an aim so that I knew if I got the grades at... read more
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