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Civil Air Patrol Alabama Wing

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ALABAMA WING ASSISTS WITH DISTRIBUTION OF COVID TESTING

Alabama Wing squadrons are back to in person meetings. Contact us to see how you can help!


Recently Alabama Wing has been flying Covid-19 missions and we are always looking for volunteers dedicated to providing their time to train and conduct these missions.

Squadrons of Alabama Wing are looking for enthusiastic people to become part of our all-volunteer non-profit organization chartered by Congress as the US Air Force Auxiliary.

Do you have a desire to volunteer and serve your community a few evenings per month and possibly more?

Our volunteer members train diligently to acquire the life-saving and emergency service skills as well as the necessary logistics, transportation, communications, etc. necessary to assist Federal and State humanitarian agencies when disaster strikes; participate in search and rescue missions; and help keep communities safe through homeland security effort.

While the central focal point of our effort is training and preparation of aircrew for the Alabama Wing fleet, there are many roles available to non-flying members such as radio communications, aerial photography, transportation, sUAS operators, aerospace education, logistics, planning, and mission staff participation.

Redstone Composite Squadron
meets each Monday 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. We invite and welcome you to be our guest for an evening at one of our weekly squadron meetings either in person or virtually. You'll get a chance to meet some of our members who will discuss the organization and provide you with informational pamphlets and accompany you for the evening to answer any questions you might have about the Civil Air Patrol.

Qualifications: · Strong organizational skills, people, and communication skills. · Aged 18 or older for Senior (adult) members and 12 to 18 for Cadet members. · Willingness to become a member of the Civil Air Patrol. · Ability to pass a background check. · Enthusiasm for community service. Veterans and disabled veterans are encouraged to join.

"CITIZENS SERVING COMMUNITIES"

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About Civil Air Patrol Alabama Wing

Location:

111 South Kuter Street, Building 711, Maxwell AFB, AL 36112, US

Mission Statement

CAP supports America’s communities through emergency response, flying and ground services, youth development, and promotion of air, space and cyber power.

Description

Civil Air Patrol is congressionally chartered and operates as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation. CAP performs services for the federal government as the official civilian auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force and for states/local communities as a nonprofit organization. CAP is made up of eight geographic regions consisting of 52 wings (the 50 states, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia). It is a strategic partner of the Air Force, serving as a member of its Total Force. CAP has three primary missions - Emergency Services, Cadet Programs and Aerospace Education. Civil Air Patrol -Saves an average of 80 lives per year -Operates one of the largest fleet of single-engine piston aircraft in the world, with 560 planes currently in the fleet -Consists of 1,437 squadrons and approximately 56,000 volunteer youth and adult members nationwide -Flew over 104,500 hours in 2016 -Contributed nearly $167 million in man-hours in past year, serving the disaster relief and emergency service needs of communities, states and the nation.

Community
Emergency & Safety
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Redstone Composite Squadron407 Clinton Ave EHuntsville, AL 35811

(34.7823,-86.5244)
 

SKILLS

  • Operations
  • EMT
  • Aviation
  • Search & Rescue
  • Disaster Response
  • Law Enforcement

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Varies. Bi-monthly 2 hour meetings. Training (independent study and OJT). Practice activities weekends and summer. Depends on your availability and interest.
  • Cadets (Youth between 12 and 18.) Background Check Senior Members (Adult volunteers) must be at least 18 Orientation or Training

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