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Maj Gen Mark Smith, CAP has nothing up his sleeves

Concerns on Civil Air Patrol Rescreening

By AuxBeacon News Staff [Editor’s Note: Multiple members and CAPTalk readers have asked that we circulate news regarding the plan to re-screen the CAP membership for felons whose records they have not worked to expunge….





Civil Air Patrol

Blazich Resigns as Civil Air Patrol National Historian

By Helen & Hansell | AuxBeacon News Contributors [Your readers] would be interested in this. The CAP national historian, Col Frank Blazich has announced that he is resigning. “This coming week, National Headquarters will advertise…


Civil Air Patrol Member Info shared against member wishes?

Civil Air Patrol Third Party Leaking

Aggregated by AuxBeacon News Staff [Editor’s Note: CAP Talk readers have asked us to look into the circulation of membership info to CAP authorized third parties even when the “Make My Information Private” checkbox has…


WID President Amy Courter, left and CAP BoG Chair Judith Fedder, center

Sharks Circle and Jerk in CAP Turbulence

By AuxBeacon News Staff [Editor’s Note: This story was submitted a few days ago and it took some time to verify.] It appears that turbulence at CAP Maxwell Headquarters once again has the sharks circling…




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,…