Langebaanweg presented a Summer School Camp for Base
personnel children during the summer school holidays. The
Camp was presented to children in Grades 3 to 12 over the
period 01 to 05 April 2008.
The camp started with the registration of children at the
Impala Hall and the Officer Commanding, AFB Langebaanweg,
Colonel J. W. Mienie welcomed the children to the Camp. The
children were entertained with a dog show by 526 Security
Squadron, a fire awareness demonstration from the Fire
Section, a medical emergency demonstration from the West
Coast Health Centre, the viewing of the flight simulator at
Central Flying School and a static display from 2 Air
Some of the other skills that the children were taught were:
how to drill, to do physical training and Military
discipline. The Camp ended with the culmination of a passing
out parade where the Officer Commanding AFB Langebaanweg,
Col J.W. Mienie, presented the children with Certificates.
Col Mienie thanked everybody on the parade, parents of the
children and the Base members for making the Camp a success.