Black History Month Essay Contest

February 12, 2019

All Civil Air Patrol cadets are invited to participate in the U.S. Air Force Recruiting Service’s essay contest on “How do the Tuskegee Airmen still influence the Air Force today?” in honor of Black History Month.

Essays, limited to 500 words, must be turned in to Lt Col Jacobs by Feb. 20. The top pick will be submitted for the unit.

Please review the attached flyer for complete contest rules.

Black History Month Essay Contest Flyer

Grand prizes will be awarded to one CAP cadet and one Air Force Junior ROTC cadet. The winners will receive a “Pilot for a Day” trip that includes meeting Air Force pilots and taking an orientation flight, as well as receiving a flight logbook and Air Force promotional gear.

Winners will be chosen by the Air Force Recruiting Service’s Detachment 1.


Tonight’s meeting

February 6, 2019

Mustang will still hold our meeting this evening. However, attendance is not required. Members and guest are encouraged to make a personal safety decision when deciding on whether or not to attend the meeting. Please take into account local conditions and stay home if you have any doubts or concerns due to the weather.


Nationwide Wireless Emergency Alert Test

September 13, 2018

On 9/20, FEMA in coordination with the FCC will conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) and Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA). Find out more about these alerts and how they are used in a major event: https://www.ready.gov/alerts


Squadron Picnic – 30-May-2018

May 24, 2018

We will be holding our annual picnic on Wednesday, May 30 at our normal meeting time (6:30 – 9:00pm). We will meet at Shelter 2 at Dove Valley Regional Park .

Dove Valley Regional Park – Shelter 2
7900 S. Potomac St.
Centennial, CO 80112
(map)

Squadron members, please sign-up for the picnic and let us know what items you will be bringing.

Guest and prospective members are welcome!


Meeting Cancelled tonight (March 28, 2018)

March 28, 2018

The meeting tonight, March 28, 2018 has been cancelled due to weather conditions.

Have a safe and warm evening.


Air Force Organizational Excellence Award

March 4, 2018

The award, presented to CAP by the U.S. Air Force in September 2016, honors the organization for its service from Oct. 1, 2012-Aug. 31, 2016. Every member who was a cadet or senior member in good standing for at least a day during that 47-month interval are authorized to wear the corresponding ribbon.

Air Force Organizational Excellence Award Ribbon OK’d for Wear


Secretary of the Air Force – Live on Dec 12

December 11, 2017

Dr. Heather Wilson will do a 5-10 minute Facebook Live interview at CAP National Headquarters tomorrow (December 12) at approximately 2:20 CST (1:20pm Local).


National Preparedness Month

September 10, 2017

September is National Preparedness Month.

See the National Preparedness Month information posted on Ready.gov on how to plan ahead.

The American Red Cross also offers several mobile apps that can help you stay up to date on potential emergency situations in your area.


Mustang Open House – August 30

August 29, 2017

Mustang Cadet Squadron will host an open house this Wednesday, August 30th from 6:30 – 9:00! Every part of Civil Air Patrol will be on display, making this the best night to see if the program is the right fit for anyone interested.


Squadron Picnic Location

May 31, 2017

Tonight’s meeting is our squadron picnic. We’ll be holding the picnic at Dove Valley Regional Park (map) at Shelter 2. The picnic will run during our normal meeting time of 6:30-9:00pm.