Civil Air Patrol

CAP Talkers Critique Hurricane Harvey Response

By AuxBeacon News Staff [Editor’s Note: Several of our readers wanted to share critical member comments regarding Civil Air Patrol’s Awards Ceremony in San Antonio and the SAR/DR effort for Hurricane Harvey. The more economically…







CAP Lt Col Larry Julian, Southeast Region Chief of Staff

Trash-Talk Indoctrination in Civil Air Patrol

By AuxBeacon News Staff We received this photo-story a few weeks ago from “a concerned patron in Southeast Region” with duties in “the field of education”. The parent-teacher, we assume, is asking if we know…



CAP Col Stanley Skrabut has retired from Civil Air Patrol.

Outspoken CAP Director of Recruiting Retires

By AuxBeacon News Staff CAP Col Stanley A. Skrabut (CallSign: TUBARKS) who served as Wyoming Wing Commander and North East Region Director of Recruiting has retired from Civil Air Patrol. In February of 2017, an…


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…