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The Air Cadet League of Canada Announces 2019 Jazz Aviation Pathway Award for Professionalism Recipient
OTTAWA, ON (July 10, 2019) – The Air Cadet League of Canada (ACL) congratulates Warrant Officer First Class (WO1) Christopher Redfearn who has been awarded the $3,000.00 Jazz Aviation Pathway Award for Professionalism.
WO1 Redfearn, from 3 Striker Squadron in Strathroy, Ontario, harbours a special love of flying. While maintaining a great academic record, Redfearn also volunteers at his gliding site and was a Glider Pilot Instructor during the summer of 2018. He has completed the Glider and Power scholarships, and has won the Royal Canadian Legion Cadet Medal of Excellence and the Lord Strathcona medal. Redfearn plans to attend Conestoga College in the hopes of pursuing an Aviation-General Arts and Science program.
The Air Cadet League of Canada is a civilian non-profit community based and volunteer led organization, which in collaboration with the Department of National Defence and our other partners, is dedicated to supporting the objectives of the Royal Canadian Air Cadet program, and to developing in youth the attributes of good citizenship and leadership; promoting physical fitness; and stimulating the interest of youth in the aviation and aerospace industry, including the air element of the Canadian Forces.
Natasha Foley, Assistant Communications Officer
T: (613) 722-5891