Cadet 2nd Lt. Samuel Buckmaster of the Nebraska Wing’s Columbus Composite Squadron reviews his preflight checklist with an instructor before takeoff in a CAP Cessna 172 at Nebraska’s Fremont Regional Airport, site of one of five CAP Powered Flight Academies this summer.
Photo by Lt. Col. Dave Halperin, Nebraska Wing
Senior Member Pat Masse reviews preflight instructions with Cadet Staff Sgt. Khaleel Brown at the Powered Flight Academy at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, Wis. Masse is a member of the Wisconsin Wing’s Brown County Senior Squadron, while Brown belongs to the Florida Wing’s Coral Springs Cadet Squadron.
Photo by Maj. David Vriezen, Wisconsin Wing
Cadet 1st Lt. Christopher Pineda of the Nebraska Wing’s Omaha Composite Squadron prepares for his instruction flight at the Powered Flight Academy in Fremont.
Photo by Lt. Col Dave Halperin, Nebraska Wing
NATIONAL HEADQUARTERS – Civil Air Patrol cadets represent some of the best and brightest youth in the U.S., and each summer they prove it by working hard to expand their knowledge, deepen their understanding and gain new skills participating in National Cadet Special Activities offered around the country.
Glider Flight Academies
Space Command Familiarization Course
National Emergency Services Academy