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2022
January
10,
2022
| 16:37 PM America/Chicago
More than 20 members of the New York Wing’s South Central Group braved the dark and cold to distribute at-home COVID-19 tests to those who needed them, traveling to Ostiningo Park in Binghamton at 6:30 a.m. – an hour before sunrise – in 9-degree temp...
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January
07,
2022
| 05:19 AM America/Chicago
The Virginia Wing flew aerial surveys Jan. 4 of roads between Richmond and Quantico at the request of the state Department of Emergency Management and Department of Transportation after the region’s heaviest recorded snowfall  in several years create...
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2021
December
14,
2021
| 10:57 AM America/Chicago
Maj. Glen Nicolet of the New Mexico Wing’s Santa Fe Composite Squadron has been recognized with the Federal Aviation Administration’s Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award, presented to pilots who have maintained safe flight operations for 50 or more co...
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December
09,
2021
| 12:58 PM America/Chicago
Members of the Minnesota Wing’s North Hennepin Composite Squadron helped guide than 60 Scouts through the qualification for the aviation merit badge during a session at Crystal Airport.More than 20 squadron members participated, coordinating the even...
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December
09,
2021
| 12:27 PM America/Chicago
Michigan Wing members on the ground and in the air helped ensure Dec. 4 that gifts for foster care children across the state would receive gifts as part of Operation Good Cheer.They represented a larger group of aircraft and trucks, both private and ...
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November
29,
2021
| 12:17 PM America/Chicago
Lt. Col. Michael Marek is the next South Dakota Wing commander, with a change of command ceremony set for Dec. 1 -- the 80th anniversary of the founding of Civil Air Patrol.“I have full confidence that Lt. Col. Marek has the skills and experience nee...
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November
29,
2021
| 11:51 AM America/Chicago
The Missouri Wing's medical officer, Lt. Col. David A. Miller, has been recognized as the 2021 Missouri Family Physician of the Year by the Missouri Academy of Family Physicians.The 16-year Civil Air Patrol member has been a practicing physician for ...
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November
29,
2021
| 11:19 AM America/Chicago
Members of the Texas Wing’s Abilene Composite Squadron collected more than 105 pounds of food and over $140 through a food drive Nov. 27 in support of Communities in Schools of Clyde.The donations will be used to fill backpacks given to more than 80 ...
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November
16,
2021
| 12:19 PM America/Chicago
Lt. Col. Franklin BirtGovernment Relations AdviserNew York WingThe New York Wing’s roster of Gen. Carl A. Spaatz Award cadets grew by three Nov. 13 at the wing’s annual conference, with Civil Air Patrol’s national commander – a Spaatz award recipient...
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November
15,
2021
| 15:49 PM America/Chicago
National Capital Wing cadets participated in a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity Nov. 9 to approach the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery, where they placed white and yellow lilies with an “honor tag” from the wing’s cadet honor...
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November
15,
2021
| 14:55 PM America/Chicago
Leadership was the subject Nov. 2 when the Ramstein Cadet Squadron’s Stuttgart Flight hosted U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Rose Keravuori, who also recognized several cadet promotions after speaking.Keravuori serves as deputy director of intelligence for U.S....
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October
31,
2021
| 17:46 PM America/Chicago
Lt. Col. Paul CiancioloPublic Affairs OfficerNational Capital Wing ...
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October
21,
2021
| 19:51 PM America/Chicago
Capt. Paul E. ClassenChief of StaffMassachusetts Wing...
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October
15,
2021
| 10:27 AM America/Chicago
Senior Member Abbi PalmieriPublic Affairs OfficerGwinnett County Composite SquadronGeorgia Wing...
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October
15,
2021
| 09:54 AM America/Chicago
Capt. David ChilenskiPublic Affairs OfficerGateway Senior SquadronMissouri Wing...
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October
11,
2021
| 15:30 PM America/Chicago
2nd Lt. Tracy F. JordanPublic Affairs OfficerLake Charles Composite SquadronLouisiana Wing...
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October
07,
2021
| 15:40 PM America/Chicago
Capt. Justin BrandPersonnel OfficerArkansas Wing...
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October
05,
2021
| 10:36 AM America/Chicago
1st Lt. Jerry CampPublic Affairs OfficerCalifornia Wing...
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October
04,
2021
| 11:53 AM America/Chicago
Lt. Col. Rob Borsari III has been named Tennessee Wing commander, succeeding Col. Dent Young II.Borsari, who joined Civil Air Patrol in 2006, is the wing’s director of operations and commander of Knoxville Senior Squadron 1. He is also the wing’s dep...
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September
29,
2021
| 18:44 PM America/Chicago
Capt. Bradley KidderArkansas Wing...
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September
23,
2021
| 09:45 AM America/Chicago
Cadet Col. Kathryn Homa of the Virginia Wing’s Leesburg Composite Squadron has earned the highest achievement a Civil Air Patrol cadet can attain – the Gen. Carl A. Spaatz Award, earned by less than one-half of 1%.Homa, who joined CAP in 2016, has be...
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September
16,
2021
| 19:08 PM America/Chicago
Lt. Col. Franklin BirtGovernment Relations AdviserNew York Wing...
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September
10,
2021
| 20:08 PM America/Chicago
Lt. Col. Michael MarekPublic Affairs OfficerSouth Dakota Wing...
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September
10,
2021
| 16:59 PM America/Chicago
The morning of Sept. 3, Tech. Sgt. John Keith of the Texas Wing’s Abilene Composite Squadron smelled smoke in his Cisco home after his puppy woke him. After awakening 1st Lt. Nita Light and Cadet Maj. Bethany Larson, Keith immediately began spraying ...
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September
06,
2021
| 14:16 PM America/Chicago
Lt. Col. Timothy H. MinerChaplainVirginia WingSeptember includes the Jewish High Holy Days, and at least one Civil Air Patrol chaplain is stepping up to ensure that members of two armed services have the opportunities to observe.Chaplain (Capt.) Davi...
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September
02,
2021
| 15:59 PM America/Chicago
Lt. Col. Franklin G. BirtGovernment Relations AdviserNew York Wing...
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September
02,
2021
| 15:28 PM America/Chicago
Aerospace Education Day at South Dakota’s Philip Airport gave cadets from across the South Dakota Wing a chance to take orientation rides and experience hands-on aerospace activities.In all, 20 wing members traveled to the event from Rapid City, Spea...
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September
02,
2021
| 15:09 PM America/Chicago
Four cadets from the Ohio Wing’s Dayton Aero Cadet Squadron 706 recently devoted up to 250-plus volunteer hours helping restore a 1929 Travel Air 6000 airplane for the 2021 EAA Vintage Aircraft Association competition at EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wi...
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August
20,
2021
| 13:35 PM America/Chicago
2nd Lt. Joseph Calandra Jr.Assistant Public Affairs OfficerMinnesota Wing...
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August
17,
2021
| 10:34 AM America/Chicago
Lt. Col. Franklin G. BirtGovernment Relations AdviserNew York WorkThe New York Wing conducted a large-scale disaster relief training exercise testing its surge capabilities by having all operational aircraft converging on and relaunching from Rome.Ai...
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