Civil Air Patrol (CAP) is the civilian auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force. CAP has over 240 members across six squadrons in Central New York.
We perform emergency services and disaster relief efforts as directed by the Air Force, we have a cadet program for youth 12-18 years old, and we promote aviation and aerospace education in the community.
The Central New York Group covers eight counties and 9,462 square miles. Our aircraft is a Cessna 182 with an airborne repeater, and we have HF and VHF radio capabilities across three mission bases.
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The Fort Drum-Watertown Composite Squadron will be providing volunteer support for the New York Central Region Special Olympics being held at Fort Drum, NY on May 18, 2012. If you would like to participate, please contact Capt Ormsbee. See this … Continue reading
First, I would like to announce that Lt Col Steve “Drifter” Watson has been named as the Commander of the Mohawk-Griffiss Senior Squadron. Please join me in welcoming him to the team. Lt Col Jack Hosp will serve as his … Continue reading
This is a reminder that our next Group Staff Meeting is this Thursday, January 19, at 7pm. The meeting will be held at our Group HQ, Bldg. 787 at Hancock Field. Topics of discussion will include: Annual inventories End-of-year paperwork … Continue reading
Here are a few end-of-year reminders for squadrons in CNY Group: Self-Assessment. If you were not inspected this year, you have to complete your annual Self-Assessment (SA) by December 31st. An SA is relatively simple: download the SUI guide, fill … Continue reading