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  1. J

    Army Officer Regiment choice

    So I'm wondering about potential regiment choices. I was thinking a Helicopter Pilot Officer in the AAC, however I have been researching and have read that a flying career lasts around five years. I've also heard the reg is also difficult to get into, but I haven't totally ruled it out. Can...
  2. J

    Army SCA interview

    Hi, one of the documents I have been sent prior to my interview was a sheet with some questions I may possibly be asked. I have jotted some notes next to some, however there is some I would like to here someone else's view on. For example, 'Your motivation for applying for an Army Scholarship'...
  3. Lukas Papwick

    Joining the Guards

    Hi, posted this in a thread a while ago but there doesn't seem to be much activity there - so hope this is a better place for my question. I am in the process of joining the Army as an officer and currently trying to narrow down my choice of regiment. I don't suppose anyone could enlighten me...
  4. J

    Scholarship interview

    Hi, I have passed my eligibility and medical forms and now have my interview prior to the GAIC(O) and AOSB. I have spoke to my regional careers advisor who holds the rank of Major, and he was in fact very informal and was very helpful. I know somebody who holds a scholarship and a undergraduate...
  5. R

    Do I have any chance of joining the British Army?

    Hello I am fully aware of the countless posts on here about asthma and I can guarantee I've sifted through just about all of them however, I wonder if anyone can give me some advice. I am currently 16 years old and on prescription for asthma which was diagnosed for me at a very young age...
  6. J

    Tour with the AAC

    Hi all I'm aware that as a commissioned officer for a minimum of two years you can opt to perform a tour with the AAC as a pilot. I'm wondering how easy this is? Does your own regiment have to agree and can they stop you all together if they don't want you to leave for a tour? And if so how...
  7. I

    Army Officer to AAC at Sandhurst Advice, Interview, MAP

    Hi Guys I have passed all the initial assessments eg residency, education and medical. Last night I was assigned a CSM who I have yet to speak to. I was wondering if anybody else will be starting out at Sandhurst as an officer? Who's interested in joining the AAC branch? I have a friend in...
  8. What Army Officer's Do

    What Army Officer's Do