Texas Wing Members Ride Mammoth C-5M Super Galaxy

Twenty-two members from four squadrons in Texas Wing Group 1 had the rare opportunity June 8 to fly a C-5M Super Galaxy out of Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas. Members from the Lubbock, San Angelo and Three Rivers composite squadrons and Texas Leadership Charter Academy Cadet Squadron received the incentive flight courtesy of the 433rd […]

Registration is open for LESA 2018

Lone Star Emergency Services Academy registration is now open.  For more information including registration information and course details, visit the LESA 2018 page at https://www.txwgcap.org/cp/lesa/.  We look forward to seeing you there!    

CAP Alumni Group

CAP has created an Alumni group to allow former cadets and senior members a place to engage and connect with other former members, as well as to support the growth and development of the CAP Cadet Program.  Please share this information as appropriate if you are aware of former cadets or senior members who might […]

Save the Date for 2019 Texas Wing Conference

Thank you to all the members who took part in the 2018 Texas Wing Conference.  Next year’s 2019 Texas Wing Conference will be held in 10-13 October 2019 in Grapevine at the Great Wolf Lodge.  Visit the 2019 Texas Wing Conference page for more info. We look forward to seeing you next year!     […]

2018 Texas Wing Conference registration open

The 2018 Texas Wing Conference is now open for registration.  For more details, see https://www.txwgcap.org/conference.  

COMM Alert, Level 2

The Air Force evaluated SAR mission will be held this weekend at TXWG HQ — start date 22 Sep 2017, end date 24 Sep 2017.  All units are requested to check into the Texas Wing net, via HF or VHF relay, at least once each day unless advised otherwise.  Units should send CAP ABLE reports to […]

2017 CAP National Conference registration open

IMPORTANT The room block for the Marriott conference hotels is nearly full.  An overflow hotel has been setup if you have any issues obtaining a hotel at the Marriott: Courtyard San Antonio Riverwalk, 207 N. St Mary’s St, San Antonio, TX 78205 Group Rate:  $129.  Valet parking $31 overnight with in/out privileges.  No self-parking available. […]

CAP 75th Anniversary Updates

U.S. Rep. Richard Hanna, R-N.Y., along with Reps. Charlie Dent, R-Pa., Steve Israel, D-N.Y., and Ron Kind, D-Wis., introduced a resolution recognizing the strategic role Civil Air Patrol plays in supporting critical defense and homeland security missions and honoring the organization for 75 years of continuous service in times of both peace and war.  U.S. […]

Passing of Lt Col Stephen G. Barclay Jr.

Texas Wing, It is with a heavy heart that I relay news of the passing of Lt Col Stephen G. Barclay Jr. Col Barclay served with distinction for 13 years in the Civil Air Patrol, serving in leadership capacities at the Squadron, Group and Wing level.  Over his CAP career, Col Barclay held duty positions […]

FISCAL 2016 FLYING HOURS EXCEED 100,000, UP 7+%

Civil Air Patrol surpassed 100,000 flying hours across its fleet of planes for the 2016 fiscal year late Tuesday – more than a 7 percent increase over the previous year. On the same date in Fiscal 2015, flying hours totaled 93,256. Why has CAP flown more this year? John Desmarais, director of national operations at […]