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CIVIL AIR PATROL - NEW HAMPSHIRE

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The squadrons of New Hampshire Wing, Civil Air Patrol are looking for Students to become part of the all-volunteer Auxiliary of the United States Air Force.

While there are many youth-oriented programs in America today, the Civil Air Patrol's cadet program is unique in that it uses aviation as a cornerstone. Our Cadet Program is a place where Cadets learn leadership & aerospace, participate with other teenagers in outdoor activities and get in shape with physical fitness events. Our goal is to provide consistent weekly opportunities for Cadets to achieve through training, activities and events that focus on Leadership, Aerospace, Physical Fitness, Character Development and Community Service.

Whatever your interests-survival training, flight training, photography, astronomy-there's a place for you in our cadet program. Cadets also compete for academic scholarships to further their studies in fields such as engineering, science, aircraft mechanics, aerospace medicine, meteorology and many others. Those cadets who become cadet officers may enter the Air Force at an advanced pay grade if they choose to enlist.

Your local Civil Air Patrol unit is training young men and women just like yourself for exiting futures:

The Seacoast Squadron meets each Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at Pease ANGB, Bldg 252 (contact us for acccess).

To become a Cadet, you must be at least 12 years old and not yet 19 years old. Cadets meet 2 hours per week and one Saturday per month, on average, and also have opportunities to attend weekend and week-long leadership activities, career academies, and other activities during the summer.

Interested parents and your students, please contact your nearest local squadron listed above or contact Civil Air Patrol via this site and arrange to visit a weekly meeting at your local Squadron.

"CITIZENS SERVING COMMUNITIES"

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About CIVIL AIR PATROL - NEW HAMPSHIRE

Location:

51 Airport Rd, Concord, NH 03301, US

Mission Statement

The Civil Air Patrol performs missions for America, trains youth in aviation, leadership and character, and promotes aerospace and science education through resources for educators and programs for its members.

Description

CAP is a volunteer organization with an aviation-minded membership that includes people from all backgrounds, lifestyles, and occupations. Originally formed in 1941, today it performs three Congressionally-assigned key missions:

Emergency Services, which includes search and rescue (by air and ground), disaster relief operations, communications, and homeland security missions along with operating the largest fleet of single-engine aircraft in the world;

Aerospace Education provides aviation related materials and activities for CAP members, educators, K-12 students and the general public in such areas as space, rocketry, aviation engineering and Science Technology Engineering & Math (STEM) subjects; and

Cadet Programs, directed at aviation-minded teenagers with a framework where they can learn about leadership and aerospace and promote physical fitness and community service.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

302 Newmarket StreetPease ANGBPortsmouth, NH 03801

(43.08951,-70.8146)
 

SKILLS

  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Disaster Response
  • Safety & Disaster Education
  • Search & Rescue
  • Aviation
  • Youth Services

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 12
  • Volunteers about 2hrs per week at the local squadron

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