Pilots in training

Cranbrook, Kimberley and Creston air cadets took to the sky over the weekend

Cadets Cp. G. Bue and Air Cadet C. Blackmore experience a ride in a Cessna 182 high above the valley.

Cadets Cp. G. Bue and Air Cadet C. Blackmore experience a ride in a Cessna 182 high above the valley.

Local air cadets had a chance to get above the cloudy skies this weekend in glider planes launched at Canadian Rockies International Airport.

See Thursday’s Townsman for a photo feature of the weekend’s gliding experience.