All, Please take some time and read the NHQ press release regarding this years OshKosh and CAP’s 75th Anniversary.Civil Air Patrol at Oshkosh
All, Please welcome Lt Col J. Long’s promotion. He has been an active member of CAP and of all our missions. We are proud of all of our members, those who give their time and energy to helping us grow and develop as a family and more importantly as CAP. Congratulations Lt Col J. Long.
Congratulations to everyone with their hard work, dedication and service. We are proud to announce that on June 17 2016, Governor Bruce Rauner presented a proclamation to the Illinois Wing of CAP. The proclamation recognizes CAP for the following: 1) Being founded in 1941 to supplement the US Military 2) In 1948 being designated as […]
Illinois Wing would like to extend our congratulations to PWK Cadet C/ LtCol Jodie Gawthrop on successfully earning the General Ira C. Eaker Award. This is a major milestone before the Spaatz Award. We all wish her the very best of luck as she journeys onward towards the Spaatz Award as well as her other […]
Congratulations to C/SSgt A. Coller on his successful completion of Phase 1 of the Cadet Program. Keep up the great work.
http://www.peoriamagazines.com/ibi/2016/jul/tradition-service-community-and-country Local Illinois Wing News. Peoria Composite Squadron member discusses the Civil Air Patrol, our missions in our communities and much more.
Submitted by: Lt Col Robert Taylor, Illinois Wing HQ. In about two weeks forty-four members (senior and cadet) of the Illinois Wing will travel to southern Indiana to participate the National Emergency Services Academy (NESA) at Camp Atterbury, Indiana. Illinois Wing has historically supported this national activity with aircraft, vehicles and manpower. Of the forty-four […]
The National Weather Service Chicago, requested aerial damage assessment photographs from the Civil Air Patrol, Illinois Wing. The damage areas are in the following counties, Bureau, LaSalle, Grundy and Livingston. The Civil Air Patrol Aerial Photo crew flying in a Gippsland GA-8, airplane, consists of Mission Pilot, Capt Gary Brown, Mission Observer, Capt Donald Johnson […]
By: Capt. Greg Hoffeditz Scott AFB, Ill. – Sloshing through the mud, up gullies and down ravines, seventeen senior members and cadets of Civil Air Patrol’s Illinois wing’s Group 1, traversed the wooded terrain of Pere Marquette State Park in search of missing persons and simulated downed aircraft as part of their emergency services training […]
Ransomware is a quickly growing trend that could cost you hundreds of dollars. What is ransomware? Ransomware is malware that gives a hacker access to your computer. Once they have access they will encrypt the contents of your hard drive which will deny you access to your own computer. Victims of this cybercrime have only two […]