North Central Region's public affairs officer (and Missouri Wing's public affairs and medical officer), Lt. Col. David Miller, is featured in an article in CAP's "Spotlight on Service" series. Link: https://www.cap.news/millers-mission-to-help-and-serve/?fbclid=IwAR1vnXRzJyJNDTLs-AES_aI-EehGy-au5QXe93sIidZLsU4kwqjJxYNHR_I
NCR Diversity, Equity and Inclusion #39 – June 2023 Cultural Observances, Awareness Information and Events Juneteenth Independence Day and Pride Month Pride Month Pride month commemorates the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in New York and celebrates the LBGT community and the fight for equal rights. Pride month is about acceptance, equality,...
Members of Nebraska Wing's Omaha Composite Squadron recently participated in small unmanned aerial system (sUAS, or drones) familiarization training! Photo link: https://www.facebook.com/ncrcap/posts/pfbid0V1gSxXiENEjuYyUZv4vAGoTKMXo2CPzCjgpcNT8SqN4ZRhfKQMA1Gj6qHcXxSMf7l
Members of Iowa Wing's Des Moines Composite Squadron and Southwest Iowa Composite Squadron presented the colors at a recent Iowa Barnstormers Arena Football game. Being Military Appreciation Night, the combined color guard presented the service flags of all branches! Photo link: https://www.facebook.com/ncrcap/posts/pfbid026jWJ9LngU22AGgBmyueBDZT5JR1DXgbdBJEwM5SG8zTNbsZKZuiban9J9Gr9ZE6Fl
Recently, cadet and senior members of Minnesota Wing's North Hennepin Composite Squadron hosted over 70 scouts for an Aviation Merit Badge Day! Story and photo link: https://www.facebook.com/ncrcap/posts/pfbid02qYHgpnw428S63fN5R56YqYL1CRz7gwtv6YQV63GQWHMiiL36m9TcjqKA91YZgQiNl
Kansas Wing's Air Capital Composite Squadron recently supported their community by assisted with the successful ICT Food Rescue Awareness Event 2023! Photo link: https://www.facebook.com/ncrcap/posts/pfbid02Ef4YzAiK3jp27K4Q3tTYkQsP1WkWoMZgc4MoWhEqzGfm4HfPBYjJacHPZrdeByb9l
72 members signed in for the May SAREX, making it one of the biggest SDWG SAREX events in recent memory. Primary mission activity was May 20 in Sioux Falls. Of the total signed in to the mission, 20 participated in the earlier Wing Cave horse search training on the same SAREX mission number.
Combined Minnesota Wing search and rescue training opportunity: "On Saturday May 20th, members from four local Civil Air Patrol squadrons, along with a local high school training program, joined forces to search for a simulated missing hiker. Ernie McMannequin had gone missing in the early hours of the morning and...
Great work by members of Missouri Wing's Central Missouri Composite Squadron supporting the "Light Up Missouri" balloon glow on Saturday, May 20th, near Columbia Regional Airport, Columbia, MO! Photo link: https://www.facebook.com/ncrcap/posts/pfbid0zSrSxdjCeE8QkTTNTbKWS3UdyWpeykn3o1YbZoXS1Uaywt5uyF28FTdWnztr4RVcl
North Central Region is saddened to report the passing of Minnesota Wing's Lt. Col. James P. Fisher, at age 90, on Sunday, May 14, 2023. Lt. Col. Fisher was a member of the Southeast Minnesota Composite Squadron, serving in various capacities. Lt. Col. Fisher served four years active duty in...