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Serving America Since 1941

The proposal for a Civil Air Patrol was approved by the Commerce, Navy, and War departments in November, 1941, and CAP national headquarters opened its doors on December 1, under the direction of national commander Maj. Gen. John F. Curry. Existing CADS, CAR and other flying units soon merged under the CAP banner. Public announcement of CAP and national recruiting commenced on Dec. 8.

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CAP COVID-19 Virus Info Center

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Alpine Mountain Flying Clinic

The 2021 Alpine Mountain Flying Clinic is currently scheduled to be held 3 Sep 21 - 5 Sep 21. Due to COVID-19 concerns, participation may be limited.

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