Air Training Corps

Welcome to our website!

The Commanding Officer of 1089 Shettleston Squadron is Flight Lieutenant Douglas Pearson, his staff are Adult Warrant Officer John Andrews and Civilian Instructors Jamie Everett, Irene Lawson, Gillian Boyle and Tracey Robson.

The Squadron meets every Tuesday and Friday 19:30 (7:30pm) until 21:30 (9:30pm), the Squadron address is :-
98 Killin Street, Glasgow G32 9AH directly across fron Parish Church.

The squadron takes part in many activities including Sports, Projects, Adventure Training, Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme and community involvement this is in addition to the normal syllabus of Aviation based subjects. Projects include aircraft modelling and recognition, newsletter production and taking part in the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme.

On the first night a new cadet will meet the Commanding Officer where basic information will be taken, some basic squadron information will be provided then you will be given a tour of the prenises and then introduced to the cadets from there they will participate in the activities.

By joining 1089 squadron you get the chance to increase your personal development i.e. leadership/discipline. You will also have the opportunity to be part of a large National organisation. In addition to making lots of new friends, you get to take part in many different cadet activities including Flying and Gliding.