South West Region

Air Training Corps 77th Anniversary

On the 5 February 1941 the Air Training Corps (ATC) was officially established, with King George VI agreeing to be the Air Commodore-in-Chief, and issuing a Royal Warrant setting out the Corps' aims. • To promote and encourage among young men and women a practical interest in aviation and the Royal Air Force. • To provide training which will be useful both in the Services and in civilian life. ...
• To foster the spirit of adventure and to develop the qualities of leadership. The Air Training Corps motto is "Venture Adventure"
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