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Cadet Chenowith and Col Parris with certificate

Osprey cadet earns Earhart Award

—Civil Air Patrol, Maryland Wing Cadet Capt. Russell Chenowith of Osprey Composite Squadron was presented the Amelia Earhart Award by Maryland Wing commander, Col. Bill Parris.

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Carroll squadron gets firsthand look at moon rocks

—Civil Air Patrol, Maryland Wing’s director of aerospace education, Lt. Col. Robert Terry, visited the Carroll Composite Squadron. Assisted by 1st Lt. John Hejna, Terry shared an overview of the origin of the moon and its composition and provided a historical briefing of the Apollo lunar missions and the many accomplishments made during the space programs.

Fort McHenry aircrew assists Coast Guard in two searches

—On Saturday afternoon, August 9, 2014, Civil Air Patrol, Maryland Wing members of the Fort McHenry Composite Squadron (FMCS) completed their assigned Bay Patrol sortie. This homeland security mission's objectives are to monitor critical infrastructure and search for vessels in distress in the Maryland Chesapeake Bay region.

B-CC holds dining out and cadet change of command

—Civil Air Patrol Maryland Wing's Bethesda-Chevy Chase Composite Squadron recently held a dining out and change of command ceremony in Olney, Md. During the event, Cadet Capt. Samuel Scheiner relinquished his command to Cadet 2nd Lt. William Santos.

Calvert cadet presented life-saving award

—Civil Air Patrol Cadet 2nd Lt. Tyler Latvala of Maryland Wing's Calvert Cadet Squadron was presented Civil Air Patrol's Life Saving Award during the Tri-Wing Encampment banquet in Reisterstown, Md.

Martin squadron conducts change of command

—Major Earl ‘Roc’ Williams accepted command of Maryland Wing's Glenn L. Martin Composite Squadron.