A debate on the merits of issuing air cadets berets is pointless. Use your time for something constructive e.g. get your hands on a copy of From the Ground Up and start reading and studying. Apply yourself at your unit and volunteer often. Those are the sort of things that will help you develop the necessary CV to convince the Air Cadet League ...
Shaping your beret You need to know how to shape or mould your beret. A member of staff or cadet NCO can well help you do this but being able to do it yourself will help you when your head dress goes out of shape. Like everything regular and good maintenance of your beret will keep it looking clean smart and correctly shaped.
Never seen a cadet with the BBC As for the beret two sinks buckets one cold water one hot water dip in cold squeeze dry dip in hot squeeze dry begin to mold to bonce repeat until required shape and size have been achieved. FiveAlpha LE. 4 Nov 2008 71 Chairborne1927 said
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The Air Force has a variety of different colored berets that can be worn in uniform but these blue berets may only be worn at the Academy. When a cadet becomes a senior he receives the privilege of wearing the blue beret with prop and wings as shown The beret is also worn by cadre during Basic Cadet Training.
National Blue Beret NBB is a National Cadet Special Activity in the Civil Air Patrol.The event is two weeks long and is set up so that the second week will overlap with the annual EAA AirVenture Oshkosh event. Participants are Civil Air Patrol cadet and senior members who must go through a competitive selection process in order to attend the event.
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Beret Moulding Uniforms No2 No2A No2C and No3 all have the Air Cadet blue beret. This is issued to cadets however it is required of them to mould it into shape. Before this however new berets are often fluffy and cadets are required to shave of this excess material to make the beret smooth.