About Us

Our History

Welland’s Air Cadet Squadron, 87 Eagle, is one of the original squadrons formed in Canada during 1942, and has recently celebrated it’s 75th anniversary. Uniquely located at the Niagara Central Airport in Welland Ontario, the 87 Eagle squadron has been training in the airports former Fire Company #1 meeting place for over 65 years. Literally thousands of young men and women have reaped the many benefits of the Royal Canadian Air Cadet program in the old WWII-era building.

The Staff

Lieutenant Chris Bowman Commanding Officer (87squadron@gmail.com)
Captain Ann-Marie Norio Deputy Commanding Officer, Administration Officer
Civilian Instructor Bob Bowman Supply Officer
Officer Cadet Terry Morrow Training Officer
Civilian Instructor Leo Silva Assistant Training Officer
Major Luigi Norio Standards Officer of 87 Eagle Squadron

About the Squadron’s Sponsoring Committee