Civil Air Patrol

Welcome to Illinois Wing, Civil Air Patrol

Welcome! Civil Air Patrol, the longtime all-volunteer U.S. Air Force auxiliary, is the newest member of the Air Force’s Total Force. In this role, CAP operates a fleet of 560 aircraft, performs about 90 percent of continental U.S. inland search and rescue missions as tasked by the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center and is credited […]

CAP Aviators and Aircrew Code of Conduct

On 4 May 2018, General Smith announced the launch of CAP’s Aircrew Professionalism Initiative. Phase One of this initiative is focused on the individual and begins with clear communication of the organization’s expectations with respect to aircrew professionalism. To that end, Civil Air Patrol has established an Aviators Code of Conduct and an Aircrew Code […]

2019 Civil Air Patrol IL Wing Spring Encampment

Videos and photo albums from Spring Encampment. Photo Album 

Unit Commanders Course Canceled

UCC 1-2 June South Suburban Airport (Bult Field) IL Wing Headquarters Offner Road Monee IL has been canceled.  Please direct all inquiries to Lt Iselin The objective of the UCC is to build a cadre of well-trained officers who are prepared to lead and manage at the squadron level. Graduates will be able to […]

Summer Encampment Cadet Executive Staff Announced

ALCON, I am pleased to announce the selection of the Cadet Executive staff for the Illinois Wing Summer Encampment 2019.  The following cadets have demonstrated a strong adherence to the CAP core values, and a willingness to put in a great deal of work to advance Illinois Cadet Programs and Summer Encampment. Cadet Commander: C/1st […]

AOPA Scholarships 2019

The AOPA Foundation supports exceptional high school students, aspiring pilots, and current pilots each year with annual flight training scholarships of more than $1 million awarded through four programs. Applications Now Open! AOPA Flight Training Scholarships Available AOPA members have access to a wide array of benefits, including flight training scholarship awards. Thanks to generous donations […]

Operation Thank You! A Command Challenge!

A Command Challenge for ALL Illinois Wing Units Col Robert Dempsey set forth a challenge to ALL IL Wing units and staff members to the following in Q1 2019: 1. Have as many members as possible write a card or two to an active Airman, Solider, Sailor, Marine or Coast Guardsman, letting them know how […]

IL Wing Fall Conference Save the Date 13-15 September 2019

The venue will be “The Northfield Inn, Suites & Conference Center” Springfield IL. More information will be available soon. Watch this page and Facebook for announcements about the event scheduled to begin the evening of the 13th thru 15 September with 36 total breakout sessions which will include professional development, ES qualifying opportunities and phenomenal […]

Glider Orientation Flights

Glider season in IL Wing is April through November. Orientation Flights are conducted every Saturday at South Suburban Airport (Bult Field ).  Specific dates are coordinated by the Group Orientation Flight Officer (or Maj LeFevre if no Group OFC is acting).       2019 Schedule: Group 1    11 & 12 May Group 2    18 […]

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