Airman Leadership School (ALS) Coming Up in October

August 25, 2015 by · Comments Off on Airman Leadership School (ALS) Coming Up in October
Filed under: Cadet Activities, CAP Texas Wing, Events, Training 

Texas Wing will hold an Airman Leadership School (ALS) the weekend of 30 October – 1 November at Camp Swift in Bastrop, TX. ALS is designed to provide leadership training for Cadets in the grades of Airman through Senior Airman, and is highly recommended for any cadet who is preparing to attend their first Encampment.

Details including fees and equipment/packing lists are included in the Operations Plan below. Questions should be directed to Lt. Col. Harrell, our Deputy Commander for Cadets (he is also the Assistant Project Officer for this event).

ALS Operations Plan

 

U.S. House Approves CAP Congressional Gold Medals

May 20, 2014 by · Comments Off on U.S. House Approves CAP Congressional Gold Medals
Filed under: CAP Texas Wing 

by Capt. Morgan Montalvo, Texas Wing Public Affairs Officer

The U.S. House of Representatives late Monday passed H.R. 755, legislation awarding Congressional Gold Medals to surviving members of the Civil Air Patrol who served on the Home Front in World War Two.

Bipartisan approval of the measure punctuates years of efforts by CAP members and supporters to recognize the national public service organization’s contributions to Allied victory over the Axis Powers. During World War Two, thousands of CAP volunteers patrolled the Eastern Seaboard and Gulf of Mexico in search of German submarines, scanned the U.S.-Mexico frontier looking for infiltrators, conducted missing aircraft searches, operated aerial courier routes between defense factories and military bases, towed targets for military aviation trainees, and flew forest fire watch missions.

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    • Weekly Squadron Meeting
      Starts: 6:30 pm
      Ends: August 6, 2018 - 9:00 pm
      Location: Texoma Composite Squadron Building, 4331 Airport Drive, Denison TX 75020
      Description: Standard Weekly Schedule (UOD)

      • Week 1
      Cadets: PT (PT clothing)
      Seniors: Staff Meeting (any CAP uniform)
      • Week 2
      Cadets: Leadership (BDUs/ABUs)
      Seniors: Professional Devel. (any CAP uniform)
      • Week 3
      All - Safety Briefing
      Cadets: Aerospace Ed. (BDUs/ABUs)
      Seniors: Emergency Svcs (any CAP uniform)
      • Week 4
      All - Promotions and Awards
      Cadets: Character Devel. (Class A/B blues)
      Seniors: Other Activities (Class A/B blues or Corporate)
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    • Weekly Squadron Meeting
      Starts: 6:30 pm
      Ends: August 13, 2018 - 9:00 pm
      Location: Texoma Composite Squadron Building, 4331 Airport Drive, Denison TX 75020
      Description: Standard Weekly Schedule (UOD)

      • Week 1
      Cadets: PT (PT clothing)
      Seniors: Staff Meeting (any CAP uniform)
      • Week 2
      Cadets: Leadership (BDUs/ABUs)
      Seniors: Professional Devel. (any CAP uniform)
      • Week 3
      All - Safety Briefing
      Cadets: Aerospace Ed. (BDUs/ABUs)
      Seniors: Emergency Svcs (any CAP uniform)
      • Week 4
      All - Promotions and Awards
      Cadets: Character Devel. (Class A/B blues)
      Seniors: Other Activities (Class A/B blues or Corporate)
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    • National Aviation Day
      Starts: 12:00 am
      Ends: August 20, 2018 - 12:00 am
      Description: An annual observance celebrating the history and development of aviation. It coincides with the birthday of Orville Wright.
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    • Weekly Squadron Meeting
      Starts: 6:30 pm
      Ends: August 20, 2018 - 9:00 pm
      Location: Texoma Composite Squadron Building, 4331 Airport Drive, Denison TX 75020
      Description: Standard Weekly Schedule (UOD)

      • Week 1
      Cadets: PT (PT clothing)
      Seniors: Staff Meeting (any CAP uniform)
      • Week 2
      Cadets: Leadership (BDUs/ABUs)
      Seniors: Professional Devel. (any CAP uniform)
      • Week 3
      All - Safety Briefing
      Cadets: Aerospace Ed. (BDUs/ABUs)
      Seniors: Emergency Svcs (any CAP uniform)
      • Week 4
      All - Promotions and Awards
      Cadets: Character Devel. (Class A/B blues)
      Seniors: Other Activities (Class A/B blues or Corporate)
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    • Weekly Squadron Meeting
      Starts: 6:30 pm
      Ends: August 27, 2018 - 9:00 pm
      Location: Texoma Composite Squadron Building, 4331 Airport Drive, Denison TX 75020
      Description: Standard Weekly Schedule (UOD)

      • Week 1
      Cadets: PT (PT clothing)
      Seniors: Staff Meeting (any CAP uniform)
      • Week 2
      Cadets: Leadership (BDUs/ABUs)
      Seniors: Professional Devel. (any CAP uniform)
      • Week 3
      All - Safety Briefing
      Cadets: Aerospace Ed. (BDUs/ABUs)
      Seniors: Emergency Svcs (any CAP uniform)
      • Week 4
      All - Promotions and Awards
      Cadets: Character Devel. (Class A/B blues)
      Seniors: Other Activities (Class A/B blues or Corporate)
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