CAP Maj Gen Joseph Vazquez, CAP Brig Gen Larry Myrick

Vazquez Belittles the Senior Volunteer

By AuxBeacon News Staff At Civil Air Patrol’s National Conference in Orlando, Maj Gen Joe Vazquez and Brig Gen Larry Myrick delivered a  presentation to a cadets-only audience.   Vazquez opened the talk by mocking elderly…



Civil Air Patrol

Are Georgia Wing Pilots a Menace?

By Mr. Morden | CT Flier forum Does anybody else have problem with Civil Air Patrol (CAP) pilots at their airfields? At my home field at Barrow County Airport in Winder, Georgia, they [Barrow-Jackson Composite…




CAP Col Jeff Wong

Hawaii Wing Commander Forced to Step Down

By Pacific Business News Following Maui News reports of forgery, cover-up, reprisal and “excommunication” against FAA Flight Instructor Capt Jack Dixon… Col Jeff Wong is replaced as Hawaii Wing Commander. John Henry Felix has been…


Civil Air Patrol

USAF Songs of Rape & Pedophilia

By Jill Reilly | Daily Mail • 130-page songbook contains 70 songs with titles including Pubic Hair & The Kotex Song as well as Bestiality • One of them, The S&M Man, is set to…


CAP Col Jeff Wong

Yet Another Gag Order on CAP Members

By Andrew Walden | Hawaii Free Press The following memo has been sent to all Hawaii Civil Air Patrol Members in the wake of Zayas forgery and Flight Instructor Reprisal: DATE: March 15, 2015 MEMORANDUM…


Col Jayson Altieri

Col Altieri Appointed as New BoG Chair

Col Jayson Altieri of the North Carolina Wing, an active-duty U.S. Army Colonel and commander of the 110th Aviation Brigade at Fort Rucker, Alabama, has been made the new chairman of the Civil Air Patrol…



Civil Air Patrol

Least Favorable Option

By Tom Kettell | The IG Audience Newsletter, Jan 2015 SUI Process Improvements Man-hours per SUI have dropped from an estimated 140 to less than 70 for unit staff and inspection team combined. Col Kettel…



Kauai Composite Squadron

A Civil War in Hawaii Wing

By Tom LaVenture | The Garden Island LIHUE — The Kauai Composite Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol is experiencing a drop in numbers and volunteers who left are saying its ability to carry out…


Civil Air Patrol

California Wing Plane Veered Off Runway

By NTSB | FAA Aviation Accident Database On November 15, 2014, about 14:20 Pacific standard time, a Cessna U206G, N9420R, veered off the runway during landing at Brackett Field Airport (POC), La Verne, CA. The…



CAP Col Sandra E. Brandon, Pennsylvania Wing Commander

All Pennsylvania Wing Air Ops Grounded

By AuxBeacon News Staff Attention all PA Wing members, the following message is sent on behalf of Col Brandon: Effective 9pm tonight by order of the PA Wing Commander – Flight Operations will cease. Read…


CAP L23 Super Blanik, N342BA

Georgia Wing Glider Crash

By NTSB | FAA Aviation Accident Database [Editor’s Note: On August 13th 2013, CAP Southeast Region Commander Col Alvin Bedgood issued a disciplinary letter to Lt Col Brett Slagle of Georgia Wing restricting him from…


LaGrange Callaway Airport

Georgia Plane Crash Kills 3 Peachtree City Men

By Michael Kanell | Atlanta Journal-Constitution Three Peachtree City men died when a small plane crashed Saturday afternoon at LaGrange Callaway Airport in LaGrange, GA. The plane, a Beechcraft Baron twin-engine, went down about 14:07…