News from Around the Region

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Civil Air Patrol Provides Valuable Community Service at Air Show
By Lt. Col. Jeff Carlson
October 26, 2016
Charlotte County squadron has a long history of serving the southwest Florida community.
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SRQ Composite Squadron Cadets Win Statewide Ultimate Cadet Challenge
By 1st Lt. Christopher Carroll
October 22, 2016
Cadets from the SRQ Composite Squadron of Civil Air Patrol won first-place honors at the Florida Wing's Ultimate Cadet Challenge.
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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Cell Phones Banned on CAP Aircraft
By Lt. Col. Robert Sims
October 19, 2016
National leadership takes the unprecedented action to ban a specified cell phone from CAP aircraft. This move follows building concerns and action by the Federal Aviation Administration within the last few days.
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SRQ Composite Squadron Helps Train K-9 Search and Rescue Unit
By Capt. Ann Marie Kozlowski
October 15, 2016
Cadets and senior members from the SRQ Composite Squadron assisted in a training seminar for search and rescue K-9 dogs and their handlers.

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N.C. 1st-graders introduced to CAP
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 06:00:00 +0000

Lt. Col. Ron Wilbanks of the South Piedmont Senior...

Snyder, WWII member from Pa., passes at 94
Wed, 09 Nov 2016 06:00:00 +0000

CAP Master Sgt. Leon Snyder in uniform.


Maine members participate in 3-day search for missing woman
Wed, 09 Nov 2016 06:00:00 +0000

Maj. Mary J. Story
Assistant Public Affairs Officer
Maine Wing...

Ky. Wing participating in wildfires mission
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 06:00:00 +0000

A burning ridge in eastern Kentucky, photographed from a CAP Cessna...

2 La. units participate in parish-wide emergency exercise
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 06:00:00 +0000

Participants in the drill included (from left) 2nd Lt. Jim Partington,...