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Offline Supernova

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Griffon Helicopter type course
« on: September 06, 2011, 12:20:50 »
How long is the Griffon type course? Correct me if I'm wrong but it takes place in St Hubert?
I guess I should also mention I'm AVS.
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Re: Griffon Helicopter type course
« Reply #1 on: September 06, 2011, 18:46:18 »
Good day supernova,

You are correct, the griffin type course is held in St Hubert.  I believe the type course is approxiametly 3 months long.
I am sure that any AVN techs that may be on here will be able to correct me if Im wrong.

I hope this helps

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Re: Griffon Helicopter type course
« Reply #2 on: September 06, 2011, 21:27:18 »
Bubbs25 and Supernova,

to clarify Bubbs25's response, both the AVS and AVN Griffon (note the spelling) type courses are run at 438 Sqn in St. Hubert.  The length mentioned by Bubbs25 is about right.

Supernova,

at what stage are you in your tech trg, i.e. are you still at CFSATE?
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