News from Around the Wing

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New aircrew personnel trained and qualified as Mission Observer in Puerto Rico Wing
By 2d Lt Maranjely Mercado
June 11, 2019
Mission aircrew training is critical for the variety of aviation operations that CAP supports.
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Ga. Cadet Honored with CAP Silver Medal of Valor for Saving Motorist
By Lt Col Andrew Oppmann
June 3, 2019
Quick thinking and heroic action of Georgia cadets save a man's life and earn them the highest Civil Air Patrol medal, the Silver Medal of Valor. Cadet Oakes received his at the Awards Banquet and Laughlin will receive his upon rejoining Civil Air P ...
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National Commander visits Tennessee university
By Public Affairs Team
April 15, 2019
Civil Air Patrol’s national commander, Maj. Gen. Mark E. Smith, visited Middle Tennessee State University recently to celebrate the fifth year of the partnership between MTSU’s Department of Aerospace and the Tennessee Wing of the U.S. Air Force auxi ...
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Advance Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) Pilot Course
By C/Lt Col Jennifer Torres
April 10, 2019
2d Lt Luis Torres, successfully completed the training on March 8, 2019, where he obtained the qualifications as an UAS Pilot for missions in aerial recognition “mapping”.