We are delighted to be hosting Flight Lieutenant Will Cambridge ; Red 2 in the world famous Red Arrows. This is a unique opportunity to find out about the selection and training processes and what is required to be part of this high performing unit.
Explore the processes that they employ to ensure they are able to execute such precise, complex co-ordinated manoeuvres and how these strategies could be employed in your everyday life to cope with challenges and stresses that arise.
The evening will be hosted by Joe Byrnes and is designed to be interactive so come prepared with any questions that you want answering.
About Flight Lieutenant Will Cambridge:
Will was born in Bromley, Kent, and was educated at Ravens Wood School. He read modern history at Brasenose College, Oxford, and was a member of the Oxford University Air Squadron for three years. Joining the RAF in 2006, he was selected to fly the Tornado GR4 and, during a three-year tour with IX(B) Squadron at RAF Marham, took part in several detachments, ranging from Gibraltar to Arizona.
Will finished his time on the GR4 and was posted to the Typhoon in 2014. He joined to 3(F) Squadron, RAF Coningsby, from the Operational Conversion Unit and benefitted from a busy period for the Typhoon Force. His duties included Quick Reaction Alert in the UK and the Falkland Islands, NATO air policing duties in the Baltic region and exercises in Las Vegas and the United Arab Emirates.
In 2018, Will was posted to instruct pilots on the Typhoon Conversion Unit, 29 Squadron, at RAF Coningsby. This was a role he enjoyed for 18 months before being selected for the Red Arrows. The 2021 season will be his second year with the team.