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Q&A: New Pilots Discuss Cadet Wings

Cadets from the Illinois, Minnesota and New Jersey wings have gained their private pilot certificates through the Civil Air Patrol Youth Aviation Initiative’s Cadet Wings program, bringing the total number of new cadet pilots completing the program to 152.Cadet...

CAP-Tuskegee Airmen Inc. Pact Yields Education Focus

Civil Air Patrol and Tuskegee Airmen Inc. have announced a new partnership to share CAP’s educational resources in helping chronicle the Tuskegee Airmen’s prominent place in history.“We’re excited. Our folks are ready,” said Jerry “Hawk” Burton, national president for...

Cadet Earns ‘Wings’ with Ray Foundation Support

When Cadet 1st Lt. Mason Rowe of the Kentucky Wing’s Owensboro Composite Squadron earned his private pilot certificate through Civil Air Patrol March 24 – his 17th birthday – he became the first cadet to do so with an official mentor. In 2019, the U.S. Air Force...

Vietnam Veterans Chapter Increases Scholarship Endowment

The Civil Air Patrol Foundation and Detroit Chapter #9 of the Vietnam Veterans of America have expanded their partnership nearly tenfold. After donating $12,500 to CAP for scholarships in 2020, this month the chapter endowed the scholarships for $90,000.“Civil Air...