Nighthawk Composite Squadron Celebrates Cadet Promotions

On September 25th, 2018, Nighthawk Composite Squadron in Denton, Texas, celebrated ten cadet promotions. James Bullard to C/Amn James Jensen to C/A1C Tanner Connel to C/SrA Benjamin Pham to C/TSgt Riley Vaughn to C/TSgt Samuel Chapman to C/MSgt Ben Keller to C/SMSgt John Wilburn earned Achievement 8 (the last rank before Mitchell) Nicholas Hogan achieved […]

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 […]

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!     […]

Thunderbird Composite Squadron cadet transitions to U.S. Air Force airman

BEAR CREEK – Cadet Second Lt. Ethan Ramos has been a member of the Civil Air Patrol for over six years. He joined at the age of 12 with the intention of preparing himself for a future career in the Air Force. His long time goal was finally achieved Dec. 1 of 2015. At age […]

Abilene Composite Squadron helps Cub Scouts blast off

ABILENE – The Abilene Composite Squadron recently had an opportunity to take aerospace education to several local Cub Scout troops during the Buffalo Mountain District Cub-O-Ree. The event was hosted at Camp Tonkawa outside of Buffalo Gap, Texas, on April 23 and the theme for the event was “Take Flight.” The event promoted outdoor activity […]

Texas Wing provides aerial imagery support for State of Texas

DENTON – Civil Air Patrol’s Texas Wing wrapped up a week of aerial imagery missions  for the Texas Division of Emergency Management Sunday after seven consecutive days of operations. Texas Wing aircrews flew a combined total of 52 damage assessment imagery missions and courier flights for TDEM during the period of April 18 – 24. […]

Texas Wing participates in multi-organizational emergency services exercise

HOUSTON – The U. S. Coast Guard, based at Ellington Field, hosted a joint emergency services exercise on Feb. 24 and 25.  Over 400 members from the Civil Air Patrol, Texas Department of Public Service, Texas Air National Guard and U.S. Coast Guard, Galveston and Houston sectors participated in the two day exercise. The scenario […]

Texas Wing provides air support for Texas state agencies

DENTON – Civil Air Patrol’s Texas Wing members continue to fly damage assessment photography missions over areas flooded by recent rains. Texas Wing aircrews have flown 56 missions and have taken over 8,400 images since March 11. Major areas of concern according to Lt. Col. Rick Woolfolk, incident commander for Texas Wing, are the counties […]

Three Rivers Composite Squadron senior member awarded $25,000 AFROTC scholarship

Civil Air Patrol 1st Lt. Cody McCallum was awarded a three-year Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps Type 2 scholarship worth approximately $25,000 to continue his education through Angelo State University’s AFROTC Detachment 847. Lt. McCallum is a member of the Three Rivers Composite Squadron in Grape Creek.  He joined CAP in 2006 at the […]