CI Jon Linger


CI Linger was a Cadet at 4F (Ilford) squadron & during his time their attended  3 annual camps, did several flights in RAF aircraft & helicopters &  went solo in a glider. He returned to cadets as a CI at 1147 (Barking) squadron a few years later the hi light of which was navigator course at RAF Finningley where he flew in jet navigation trainer.

After a break of 20 years he rejoined  2324 squadron as a CI. He is their Training officer which includes organising the squadron plan & the ground training of the cadets in how aircraft fly, how they are navigated, operated and flown etc. He attended annual camp in 2012 at RAF Wittering & has helped with the Bronze & silver DofE expeditions.

He is also working towards becoming an gliding instructor at 615 volunteer Gliding school at RAF Kenley in South London where he re-soloed in June 2013. He is currently on his way to become a G2 graded instructor.