Welcome to No 40 (Howick) Squadron, Air Training Corps


No 40 (Howick) Squadron, Air Training Corps is one of the seven Air Training Corps Units in Auckland.
40 SQN was formed in 1981 and celebrated its 30th Anniversary in 2011. 2014 marked 150 years of the
New Zealand Cadet Forces and 40 SQN took part in a number of local and national commermorations.
Our Squadron Headquarters are located in The Depot, at Lloyd Elsmore Park in Pakuranga. We Parade on Tuesday nights between 1830 and 2130.

The Air Training Corps provides training opportunities not normally available in schools, to New Zealand's youth. To learn more about the Air Training Corps, click here. To learn more about the kind of training our unit offers to its cadets, click here.
You will also find other useful resources and information at the various links above.


Latest News & Announcements:

Last Update: 04 FEB 15

Recruiting 2015

Interested in joining the Air Training Corps?
Want to get more out of life?
To learn more about us and to see if you are up for the challenge, click here.

Start of 2015 Training Year

Tuesday the 10th of February is the first Parade Night of 2015 for all Cadets. Be at the unit at 1830hrs in clean and ironed uniform ready to go for another busy and exciting year!


Click here to view the Pegasus Flying Trust website. The Pegasus Flying Trust aims to create opportunities for young people to experience gliding and is closely supported by 40 SQN.

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From photos of activities, to important dates and discussions, everything and anything can be found here! Tag friends, catch up with past cadets and share your own ideas! Click here.

Key Dates:
10 FEB 15
Start of Term 1
10 FEB 15
Recruting Evening 1
14 FEB 15
NCO Training
17 FEB 15
Recruting Evening 2
22 FEB 15
Military Tattoo
28 FEB - 01 MAR 15
Basic Boot Camp

05-10 APR 15
12-17 APR 15
National Gliding
19-23 APR 15
UO Course

All NZCF 8s must be submitted to the ADJ NLT10 FEB 15
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