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U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik

Corrupt CAP Coddles Congressional Cadre

By Maury Thompson | The Post Star Stefanik Inducted into Civil Air Patrol Congressional Squadron U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik was inducted into the Civil Air Patrol Congressional Squadron at the rank of “honorary Lieutenant Colonel”…


CAP Col Mark Smith

Col Mark Smith Named Next CAP National Commander

By CAP News Southwest Region’s Col Mark Smith Named CAP’s Next CEO/National Commander New Top Senior Leader Will Assume Command at 2017 National Conference in San Antonio Col Mark Smith has been selected as Civil…



CAP Maj Gen Carr, CAP Col Stan Skrabut, CAP Maj Gen Vazquez

Why CAP Members Are Leaving!

By AuxBeacon News Staff [Editor’s Note: We received this member “find” on Civil Air Patrol’s membership loss as detailed by a National Public Affairs Officer.  CAP Col Stan Skrabut has missed a few reasons why…


Civil Air Patrol

Basketball Coach Selected as CAP National IG

By AuxBeacon News Staff Recently, CAP Col Cheryl Fielitz-Scarbrough, the MER Inspector General and the Bluefield College Women’s Basketball Coach was selected by the Board of Governor’s as the new CAP National Inspector General. Fielitz-Scarbrough…


The Jayson Altieri Family

CAP BoG Chair Faces Rising Criticism

By AuxBeacon News Staff [Editor’s Note: We received the information several days ago, but our staff has been busy traveling over the holiday season.] Attention AuxBeacon, Your effort this year in reporting CAP abuses and reprisals…



Civil Air Patrol

Opposition Growing to CAP’s Halloween Costume

By Skylar Caldwell | LinkedIn News [Editor’s Note: The natives are restless with torches and pitchforks over CAP Col Richard Greenwood’s Frankenstein uniform monster.] ***This article is written specifically for members of Civil Air Patrol,…




Dr James E. Dotherow

CAP National Fundraising Director Exits

By AuxBeacon News Staff [Editor’s Note: We received this yesterday and verified the claim. Thank you for your contribution. Before he was let go, James Dotherow was criticized on CAPTalk for soliciting donations from CAP…


Civil Air Patrol

Shuffle Up or Clean House?

By AuxBeacon News Staff The Aux Sentinel, News of the Force and CAP Insights have reported some shakeup news from the National Conference in Nashville. In addressing Civil Air Patrol’s current problems, the mindset among…


Civil Air Patrol

You’re Fired!

By Julie Sentinel According to multiple teams working probes in Nashville, CAP Chief Operating Officer Don Rowland has been “released” by the Board of Governors with time still left on his contract. The CAP Membership…


Civil Air Patrol

Member Action Blackout

By AuxBeacon News Staff [Editor’s Note: We received this yesterday and verified the claim with a CAP member. According to page 10 of the CAP Constitution and Bylaws, the rules of practice and procedure, as…