Judged most efficient ATC unit in New Zealand for 2013
and most efficient ATC unit in South Island 2011, 2012, 2013
No.17 (City of Christchurch) Squadron
Formed in January 1942, No.17 (City of Christchurch) Squadron is one of the oldest Air Training Corps units in NZ. It is also the largest unit in the NZ Cadet Forces.
No.17 (City of Christchurch) Squadron has won the National Efficiency Trophy ten out of the last thirteen years and was the inaugral winner of the Chief of Air Force Unit Commendation.
The squadron parades on Thursday evenings at 43 Corsair Drive Wigram from 6:30 pm to 9:15 pm.