(10 December) - The 10% Discount Code for Vanguard for the remainder of December 2013 is FCDC13. This code is good for up to three orders placed online at http://www.vanguardmil.com.
(09 December) - USAF Band Holiday Flash Mob at the National Air and Space Museum.
(26 November) – FEMA Shelter Management Operations Guide and training presentation available for download at www.txwgcap.org/departments/dos/shelter-operations.
(4 September) - Log on to this website and click on the link in MEMBER UPDATES to see the Texas Wing FY 2014 Goals and Objectives!
(19 April) – 2013 Texas Wing Conference Pictures.
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In the late 1930s, more than 150,000 volunteers with a love for aviation argued for an organization to put their planes and flying skills to use in defense of their country. As a result, the Civil Air Patrol was born on December 1st, 1941, one week prior to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Thousands of volunteer members answered America’s call to national service and sacrifice by accepting and performing critical wartime missions. Assigned to the War Department under the jurisdiction of the Army Air Corps, the contributions of Civil Air Patrol, including logging more than 500,000 flying hours, sinking two enemy submarines, and saving hundreds of crash victims during World War II, are well documented.[Read More]
Texas Wing activities are seemingly always accompanied by inclement weather or, at least, that’s the consensus. Conducted beneath quilted, gray clouds, the fickle warmth of an elusive sun, and buffeted by bone-chilling winds, Texas Wing’s first-ever Cadet Color Guard Academy was no exception. Read More...
As Civil Air Patrol prepares to celebrate its 72nd anniversary, the all-volunteer service of 61,000 members looks to honor its founding members who, propelled by duty and love of country, valiantly defended their homeland during World War II. Read More...
BILOXI, Miss. – Civil Air Patrol was honored with two awards during the Southern Public Relations Federation’s 2013 annual conference held Sept. 29 – Oct. 2 in Biloxi. The 2012 Financial Report and the Civil Air Patrol Volunteer, the organization’s national magazine, both received an Award of Excellence. SPRF recognizes outstanding work in the field of public relations […]
Dozens of personnel from Civil Air Patrol‘s Texas Wing remain on duty in Moore, Okla., performing damage assessment of homes, public buildings and businesses more than a week after a twister tore a 17-mile-long track
On April 22, 2013, a Civil Air Patrol (CAP) cadet with the Texoma Composite Squadron in Denison received an award in recognition of her achievements in the CAP Cadet Program in ceremonies held at the squadron’s facility at North Texas Regional Airport.