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Civil Air Patrol Newsroom (feature)

2021
September
27,
2021
| 07:03 AM America/Chicago
With the approach of Civil Air Patrol's 80th anniversary Dec.1, Maj. Ronald C. Finger of the Minnesota Wing's Crow Wing Composite Squadron worked with Col. Frank Blazich of the Col. Louisa S. Morse Center for Civil Air Patrol History, CAP national hi...
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September
23,
2021
| 06:53 AM America/Chicago
With the approach of Civil Air Patrol's 80th anniversary Dec.1, Maj. Ronald C. Finger of the Minnesota Wing's Crow Wing Composite Squadron worked with Col. Frank Blazich of the Col. Louisa S. Morse Center for Civil Air Patrol History, CAP national hi...
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September
22,
2021
| 18:22 PM America/Chicago
Sheila PursgloveContributing Writer...
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September
19,
2021
| 08:32 AM America/Chicago
With the approach of Civil Air Patrol's 80th anniversary Dec.1, Maj. Ronald C. Finger of the Minnesota Wing's Crow Wing Composite Squadron worked with Col. Frank Blazich of the Col. Louisa S. Morse Center for Civil Air Patrol History, CAP national hi...
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September
16,
2021
| 09:55 AM America/Chicago
1st Lt. Jerry CampPublic Affairs OfficerCalifornia Wing...
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September
15,
2021
| 08:03 AM America/Chicago
With the approach of Civil Air Patrol's 80th anniversary Dec.1, Maj. Ronald C. Finger of the Minnesota Wing's Crow Wing Composite Squadron worked with Col. Frank Blazich of the Col. Louisa S. Morse Center for Civil Air Patrol History, CAP national hi...
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September
14,
2021
| 09:48 AM America/Chicago
Maj. Margot MyersPublic Affairs OfficerArizona Wing...
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September
11,
2021
| 07:23 AM America/Chicago
With the approach of Civil Air Patrol's 80th anniversary Dec.1, Maj. Ronald C. Finger of the Minnesota Wing's Crow Wing Composite Squadron worked with Col. Frank Blazich of the Col. Louisa S. Morse Center for Civil Air Patrol History on a special pro...
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September
10,
2021
| 10:56 AM America/Chicago
Members of the California Wing’s South Coast Group 7 will commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks by carrying U.S. flags aloft in its aircraft this weekend during a search and rescue training exercise at Fullerton Municipal...
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September
07,
2021
| 14:48 PM America/Chicago
Col. Jayson AltieriAssistant Operations OfficerGroup 2Alabama Wing...
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September
07,
2021
| 07:20 AM America/Chicago
With the approach of Civil Air Patrol's 80th anniversary on Dec.1, Maj. Ronald C. Finger of the Minnesota Wing's Crow Wing Composite Squadron worked with Col. Frank Blazich of the Col. Louisa S. Morse Center for Civil Air Patrol History on a special ...
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September
03,
2021
| 13:15 PM America/Chicago
With the approach of Civil Air Patrol's 80th anniversary on Dec.1, Maj. Ronald C. Finger of the Minnesota Wing's Crow Wing Composite Squadron worked with Col. Frank Blazich of the Col. Louisa S. Morse Center for Civil Air Patrol History on a special ...
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September
02,
2021
| 09:23 AM America/Chicago
Maj. Gen. Ed Phelka, Civil Air Patrol national commander/CEO, has named Col. R. Jason Bailey to his command team and Cols. Jay Burrell, Matthew Phillips and Linda Pugsley as national officers.Bailey is the new national executive officer. He previousl...
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September
01,
2021
| 18:33 PM America/Chicago
Lt. Col. Amos PlanteChief of StaffLouisiana WingAircrews and ground teams with Civil Air Patrol’s Louisiana Wing have joined federal and Louisiana state emergency managers’ efforts to assess Hurricane Ida’s impact.Their mission is to gather aerial an...
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August
31,
2021
| 11:19 AM America/Chicago
When Cadet Senior Airman Devin Linehan honored U.S. Marines and other service members killed in Afghanistan by playing taps outside his Nevada home with an American flag at half-staff Aug. 26, he had no idea the impact it would have.A video of his la...
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August
31,
2021
| 08:33 AM America/Chicago
Civil Air Patrol’s national commander/CEO, Maj. Gen. Ed Phelka, has chosen Col. Joseph Winter — provost of CAP’s Volunteer University -- as chief of the organization’s education and training program and has elevated Jared Peregoy to deputy chief lear...
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August
30,
2021
| 10:46 AM America/Chicago
With the approach of Civil Air Patrol's 80th anniversary on Dec.1, Maj. Ronald C. Finger of the Minnesota Wing's Crow Wing Composite Squadron worked with Col. Frank Blazich of the  Col. Louisa S. Morse Center for Civil Air Patrol History on a special...
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August
26,
2021
| 18:56 PM America/Chicago
Civil Air Patrol’s 25th national commander, Maj. Gen. Edward D. Phelka, assumed command today in a time-honored ceremony in Detroit. Phelka and the new national vice commander, Brig. Gen. Regena Aye, were sworn in during a small ceremony limited beca...
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August
20,
2021
| 15:38 PM America/Chicago
Civil Air Patrol’s small Unmanned Aerial Systems program has recorded its first life saved, thanks to a successful North Carolina Wing search Aug. 17 for an elderly dementia patient.The sUAS team – Majs. Ricky Jones and Doug Moody and Capt. Robert Ri...
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August
18,
2021
| 17:10 PM America/Chicago
High-altitude balloons prepared by Civil Air Patrol cadets across the U.S. will be launched Aug. 21 from central Indiana to the edge of space as part of a livestreamed nationwide science challenge.CAP’s aerospace education team created the High-Altit...
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August
14,
2021
| 19:39 PM America/Chicago
The Kentucky Wing’s commander and a Texas Wing cadet have been recognized as Civil Air Patrol’s Senior Member of the Year and Cadet of the Year in connection with the organization’s National Conference, held virtually Aug. 12-14.Col. Brian W. Schmuck...
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August
14,
2021
| 14:54 PM America/Chicago
Randy Bolinger, Civil AIr Patrol's chief of marketing, discusses the organization’s new mission-vision statement, announced Aug. 13.If you took advantage of the opportunity to listen in on Maj. Gen. (Select) Ed Phelka’s keynote speech during the Nati...
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August
14,
2021
| 11:15 AM America/Chicago
National Headquarters’ Maj. Howell Balsem Civil Air Patrol Public Affairs Exceptional Achievement Awards this year feature special recognition for Capt. Elizabeth Dunster, commander and public affairs officer of the North Carolina Wing’s Tar River Co...
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August
04,
2021
| 14:35 PM America/Chicago
2nd Lt. Jeremy S. AgorPublic Affairs OfficerRedbird Composite SquadronTexas Wing...
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July
29,
2021
| 16:16 PM America/Chicago
Maj. Margot MyersPublic Affairs OfficerArizona WingOperation Pulse Lift has surpassed 5,000 units of blood collected for the American Red Cross since the mission launched in April 2020. Desiree Edwards of Pinetop, Arizona, donated the 5,000th unit Ju...
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July
22,
2021
| 15:21 PM America/Chicago
Maj. Margot MyersPublic Affairs OfficerArizona Wing...
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July
13,
2021
| 16:32 PM America/Chicago
Civil Air Patrol’s next national commander/CEO, Maj. Gen.-select Ed Phelka, has chosen Col. Regena Aye — chief of CAP’s Senior Member Education and Training Program, who developed Volunteer University — as his national vice commander. The announcemen...
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July
09,
2021
| 11:30 AM America/Chicago
Civil Air Patrol is marking a major milestone after Cadet Chief Master Sgt. Andrew Wilson of the Texas Wing’s David Lee (Tex) Hill Composite Squadron became the 100th cadet to earn his private pilot certificate through CAP’s Cadet Wings program.Wilso...
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July
05,
2021
| 12:58 PM America/Chicago
Maj. Margot MyersPublic Affairs OfficerArizona Wing...
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June
29,
2021
| 14:45 PM America/Chicago
The vice commander of Civil Air Patrol’s Southwest Region, probably better known in CAP for his service at the national level, has been selected to serve on the organization’s Board of Governors.Col. Brian Ready, 61, of Phoenix was chosen June 25 by ...
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