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Group II Commander attends Towson squadron promotion night

—Maryland Wing Civil Air Patrol's Towson Composite Squadron welcomed Maryland Wing Group II Commander, Major Donald Ells, to a night of cadet recognition and promotions. Cadets, senior members and parents proudly stood by as five cadets were promoted.


Annapolis squadron present CAP history to U.S. Air Force members

Civil Air Patrol Members Attend Tri-Wing Encampment

—More than 250 Civil Air Patrol members participated in the week long Tri-Wing Encampment, held at Maryland National Guard facilities on Aberdeen Proving Ground's Edgewood Area. Encampment is a basic training style camp for new CAP cadets. It teaches military customs and courtesies, drill, physical training, aerospace education and history. Students also participate in activities such as rappelling, an obstacle course and orientation flights with the Maryland Army National Guard. Tri-Wing Encampment is hosted by the Maryland, Delaware and National Capital Wings of the Civil Air Patrol. Cadets who previously attended as students plan and run the encampment, with adult officers acting in a mentoring role. Encampment is open to CAP members from all states. This year, in addition to the host wings, members attended from Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Ohio, Florida, Arizona and California.

Civil Air Patrol cadets begin week long basic encampment

—Maryland Wing Civil Air Patrol is hosting the 2015 Tri-Wing Encampment at the Maryland National Guard's Aberdeen Proving Grounds Edgewood area.

Carroll Open House Showcases Civil Air Patrol Programs

—Maryland Wing Civil Air Patrols Carroll Composite Squadron showcased cadet, aerospace and emergency services programs during an open house May 12, 2015. Located in Westminster, Maryland, the Carroll squadron welcomed over 100 people including community officials, legislators and many parents interested in CAP programs for their sons and daughters.

Harford squadron participates in Memorial Day ceremony

—Maryland Wing Civil Air Patrols Harford Composite Squadron participated in a Memorial Day ceremony around the War Memorial at Tidings.