Supporting America's communities with emergency response, diverse aviation and ground services, youth development and promotion of air, space and cyber power.
Since Civil Air Patrol’s formation in1941, its volunteer members have been serving communities and the nation. The Santa Squadron is committed to excellence in CAP's three programs: emergency services, aerospace education, and cadet programs. Volunteer opportunities include emergency services, search and rescue support, operations, logistics, aerospace education, youth development, public affairs, safety, professional development, administration, communications, and more.Our valued members include pilots and non-pilots alike. We meet monthly at the NM National Guard facility at Santa Fe Airport (cadets meet weekly).
As a Total Force partner and Auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force, Civil Air Patrol is there to search for and find the lost, provide comfort in times of disaster and work to keep the homeland safe. Its 60,000 members nationwide selflessly devote their time, energy and expertise toward the well-being of their communities, while also promoting aviation and related fields through aerospace/STEM education and helping shape future leaders through CAP’s cadet program.