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 cars - Civil Air Patrol
CAP does not have a combatant role, and is not authorized to be used in law enforcement except for passive reconnaisance and transportation roles.
Civil Air Patrol members also help municipalities better understand the needs and benefits of airports and other aviation related facilities to their communinities, and how to better manage them.
CAP members are civilians (unless they are also serve as active duty military, reservists, or guardsmen) and are not paid by the U.S. government; however, they may wear a modified version of the USAF uniform and practice military courtesy and customs such as saluting.
www.carluvers.com /cars/Civil_Air_Patrol   (2732 words)

  
 Civil Air Patrol
Civil Air Patrol members are easily recognized in the community since they wear a variety of distinctive uniforms.
Civil Air Patrol was conceived in the late 1930s by legendary New Jersey aviation advocate Gill Robb Wilson, who foresaw aviation’s role in war and general aviation’s potential to supplement America’s unprepared military.
In April 1943, CAP was reassigned from the Office of Civilian Defense to the War Department and placed under the jurisdiction of the Army Air Forces.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/agency/usaf/cap.htm   (1841 words)

  
 Civil Air Patrol Westchester Cadet Squadron Civil Air Patrol
Civil Air Patrol Westchester Cadet Squadron Civil Air Patrol
To be a cadet in the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) Westchester Cadet Squadron you MUST be at least 12 years old and you must be no older than 21.
Civil Air Patrol (CAP) is the civilian Auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force and organized along military lines.
www.wcscap.com   (482 words)

  
 Factsheets : Civil Air Patrol : Civil Air Patrol   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
In 2005, CAP aircrews flew more than 12,000 hours in support of the nation's war on drugs and were credited with contributing to the confiscation of more than $400 million of illegal drugs.
Headquarters Civil Air Patrol is located at Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala., The headquarters is staffed with nearly 100 full-time civilian employees who provide administrative and logistics support to 57,000 CAP members nationwide.
A small active-duty unit, Civil Air Patrol-United States Air Force is collocated with the CAP headquarters and assigned to Air University.
www.af.mil /factsheets/factsheet.asp?fsID=163   (1027 words)

  
 Walton County Composite Squadron => Civil Air Patrol Auxiliary USAF, Loganville Georgia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Thank you for your interest in the Civil Air Patrol and the Walton County Composite Squadron in Loganville, Georgia.
As the official Auxiliary of the United States Air Force, the Civil Air Patrol is an all volunteer organization made-up of cadet and senior members like you seeking opportunities to give-back to their country and community.
Civil Air Patrol, America's Air Force Auxiliary, building the Nation's finest force of citizen volunteers...
gawg.cap.gov /waltoncomp   (233 words)

  
 Civil Air Patrol
The burgeoning civil aircraft fleet was the primary impetus for the continued need for a growing CAP organization, but the CAP’s parent organization, the U.S. Air Force, sometimes had to use Civil Air Patrol’s search and rescue skills as well.
CAP sponsors the annual National Congress on Aviation and Space Education, the premier aerospace education conference held in the nation, involving over 1,000 educators from around the nation and often overseas.
Advancement in Civil Air Patrol is clearly visible to your friends, family and business associates by the distinctive CAP uniforms with their military-style grade insignia, ribbons and badges.
laplaza.org /~taosatty/cap.htm   (3684 words)

  
 Civil Air Patrol   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
CAP also provides and organization of private citizens with adequate facilities to assist in meeting local and national emergencies.
CAP was formed on 1 December 1941, with Major General John F. Curry as the first National Commander.
CAP is composed of 8 regions and 52 wings.
westbay.ricap.com /cadetguide.htm   (1495 words)

  
 The Civil Air Patrol
This group of men and women are known as The Civil Air Patrol (CAP), a volunteer auxiliary of the United States Air Force.
The CAP also gives volunteers from the area the chance to serve their community, while keeping them in touch with their love of aviation.
The CAP operates on a totally volunteer basis, and since the U.S.A.F. limits funding to missions only, each pilot is required to pay out of pocket for all the flying time they use to keep their skills up-to-date.
www.amelianow.com /spring04-patrol.htm   (1097 words)

  
 Juneau Civil Air Patrol   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The intent is to develop CAP Officers into effective professional as volunteer leaders, and to prepare CAP Officers not only for service to the CAP, but for future duty to their respective communities across America.
The Civil Air Patrol is a civilian auxiliary of the United States Air Force, and is dedicated to three separate (but integrated) missions; one of which is Search and Rescue.
Since the Civil Air Patrol is a federally chartered non-profit organization, a number of a member’s CAP expenses are considered donations, and therefore are eligible as a tax deduction under the “charitable contributions” section of IRS Form 1040.
home.gci.net /~trout/cap/new-member.htm   (2757 words)

  
 Civil Air Patrol - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The CAP's first kill was claimed with one of the larger aircraft.
CAP is particularly active in disaster relief operations, especially in hurricane-prone areas such as Florida, Mississippi and Louisiana.
The Civil Air Patrol is a non-profit corporation established by Public Law 476.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Civil_Air_Patrol   (8821 words)

  
 National Capital Wing, Civil Air Patrol - U.S. Air Force Auxiliary
The open house was held to explain the three missions of the Civil Air Patrol, display equipment used in search and rescue operations, and educate visitors on opportunities available.
This summer, a group of volunteers from the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) performed an experiment in southern Arizona.
In late July 2006, members of the CAP Arizona Wing flew 94 patrol missions along the U.S. border and demonstrated the ability to survey large areas of this desolate region using light aircraft.
www.natcapwg.cap.gov   (447 words)

  
 IGN: Civil Air Patrol Pilot
Founded in the mid 1940's, this air patrol unit is completely voluntary and aids in a variety of missions, from rescue capabilities to disaster relief.
CIVIL AIR PATROL PILOT will closely simulate a lot of these vital operations, and players will maintain constant contact with the Rescue Coordination Center where the requests for assistance are processed and missions are coordinated and given out.
CIVIL AIR PATROL PILOT is the perfect game those who want to live through the daily occurrences of these brave men and women.
pc.ign.com /objects/854/854315.html   (285 words)

  
 LRU Web Pages   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Civil Air Patrol is a private, aviation-oriented, civilian organization of
By federal law, Civil Air Patrol is the official auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force.
Squadron meetings are held at the Civil Air Patrol base which is just north of the airport water tower.
www.zianet.com /cap   (123 words)

  
 Lapeer Civil Air Patrol
The Civil Air Patrol was first started a week before the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
Later, in 1943, the Civil Air Patrol was made part of the Army Air Corps.
CAP is structured so that parents and their children can work together to achieve Civil Air Patrol's goals.
www.geocities.com /lapeer_civil_air_patrol   (977 words)

  
 CIVIL AIR PATROL
Civil Air Patrol is the civilian auxiliary of the United States Air Force.
CAP was established in the Office of Civilian Defense on 1 December 1941 to organize and direct the activities of volunteer civilians who made their time, airplanes, and equipment available for
As the auxiliary of the United States Air Force, Civil Air Patrol is organized along military lines, on the
www.ptialaska.net /~cap   (305 words)

  
 Civil Air Patrol Ring
This Ring is dedicated to all units of the Civil Air Patrol both in the USA and abroad.
I collect Civil Air Patrol patches and insignia with the belief that our organization's glorious history should not be left to ruin.
This is the homepage for the Long Island Group of the NY Wing, Civil Air Patrol.
a.webring.com /hub?ring=usafaring   (592 words)

  
 Coastal Patrol Base 16 Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Coastal Patrol Base 16 is an active partner in the network of emergency services providers for Eastern North Carolina.
The members of Coastal Patrol Base 16 are all senior member volunteers who live and work in the local community.
It is not necessary to be a pilot to join the Civil Air Patrol.
www.ncwg.cap.gov /nc077/index.html   (162 words)

  
 Marauder Home
The Civil Air Patrol is the civilian auxiliary of the U.
S. Air Force and is organized along military lines.
To be a cadet in the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) Marauder Composite Squadron you MUST be at least 12 years old and you must be no older than 21.
www.tx409.com   (246 words)

  
 Civil Air Patrol - Palo Alto California
Squadron 10 is a local unit of the Civil Air Patrol, the USAF civilian auxiliary, located at the Palo Alto, California.
One of CAP's missions is "Emergency Services." We've participated in a number of real and practice missions, from locating emergency beacons on aircraft and boats to supplying aerial photography for homeland security.
Our headquarters at the airport has been used as the mission base for multiple events in the Bay Area.
sq10.cawg.cap.gov   (213 words)

  
 Col. Francis S. Gabreski Cadet Squadron, Civil Air Patrol
Civil Air Patrol is the Official Civilian Auxiliary
If you are looking for a challenge, you could become a Cadet Member of the Civil Air Patrol, the Official Civilian Auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force.
CAP offers many advantages for young adults, besides just looking good on college resumes: Flight training, leadership development, summer activities, emergency services training, the Int'l.
www.capli.com   (311 words)

  
 North Dakota Wing Civil Air Patrol
Welcome to the North Dakota Wing of the Civil Air Patrol.
The Civil Air Patrol (CAP) is the official auxiliary to the United States Air Force.
CAP is tasked with three main missions: Aerospace Education, Cadet Programs, and Emergency Services.
www.ndcap.org   (110 words)

  
 Colorado Wing Civil Air Patrol
The Air Force has approved the wear of the Gortex parka for CAP members.
The Air Force also authorized the wear of the blue embroidered grade insignia on the BDU cap for CAP senior members (photo attached).
Please read the information letter, visit the activity website, and pass along to your squadron and othe CAP members that you know.
www.coloradowingcap.org   (464 words)

  
 Civil Air Patrol - Kenai Alaska
CAP was established in the Office of Civilian Defense on 1 December 1941 to organize and direct the activities of volunteer civilians who made their time, airplanes, and equipment available for wartime tasks.
As the auxiliary of the United States Air Force, Civil Air Patrol is organized along military lines, on the National, Wing, and local levels, even though it is a civilian volunteer organization.
All contents © 1999-2004 Civil Air Patrol Kenai Alaska and Arctic Web Publications.
home.gci.net /~kenaicap   (127 words)

  
 Civil Air Patrol Store by Vanguard * Our Nation's Insignia(tm) * Serving the U.S. Military since 1918 * New Online ...
We at Vanguard have created this division of our online store especially for our Civil Air Patrol customers.
During this brief transition, Civil Air Patrol customers with existing orders may need to log on to Vanguard's website at Vanguardmil.com to check your order status.
As always, you may call us at 1-800-221-1264 or email us at cap@vanguardmil.com with any questions you might have.
www.civilairpatrolstore.com /store/link1.php   (395 words)

  
 Civil Air Patrol - California Wing
This is an official CAP Internet Operation conducted in accordance with CAPR 110-1.
Images and text are authorized for reproduction by news media and all Civil Air Patrol units.
This Civil Air Patrol Webring site owned by California Wing Headquarters.
www.cawg.cap.gov   (98 words)

  
 Wisconsin Wing Civil Air Patrol USAF Aux.
The Air Force assigned Mission number for December 2006 is:
Wisconsin Wing Cadets prepare hot air balloons for launch during AE Weekend 2006.
Links or references to individuals or companies does not constitute an endorsement of any information, product or service you may receive from such sources.
www.wiwgcap.org   (185 words)

  
 Pennsylvania Wing, Civil Air Patrol, US Air Force Auxiliary
According to the letter, Air Force Assigned Missions (AFAM) now include 'Cost of Doing Business' missions, and supercedes the CAP-USAF/CC policy dated 26 Oct 2006.
The AOPA Air Safety Foundation has excellent material on the subject, including the Winter Preflight and Aircraft Icing pages.
In addition, NASA has updated their free, on-line courses "A Pilot's Guide to Ground Icing" and "A Pilot's Guide to In-Flight Icing" on the Glenn Research Center course page.
www.pawingcap.com   (759 words)

  
 Middle East Region, Civil Air Patrol
HAPPY 65TH ANNIVERSARY Civil Air Patrol the Official Auxiliary of the United States Air Force
NC CAP Officer writes book on gaining Air Force Academy Appointment...full story...
Civil Air Patrol: 1941 - 2006 -- Then and now, aviators answer call of duty.
www.mer.cap.gov   (310 words)

  
 Saucon Valley School District | Community - Civil Air Patrol
The Civil Air Patrol meets at Saucon Valley High School every Thursday from
It is open to anyone especially those with an interest in airplanes, flying or search and rescue.
The visit the National Civil Air Patrol website*
www.sauconvalley.k12.pa.us /civilAirPatrol.asp   (241 words)

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