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Civil Air Patrol

Elderly CAP Pilots Flip Plane

By Rich Berry | ABC TV 10 News A small plane coming in for a landing at the Fallbrook Air Park ran out of runway and made a left, causing the plane to roll over,…









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…


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…



Civil Air Patrol

Washington Wing Pilot Left for Dead

By Alex Tizon | The Seattle Times SEATTLE (AP) — A draft federal report appears to vindicate a man who says he was unfairly forced from his job as the state’s air search-and-rescue chief, according…



NTSB and Civil Air Patrol have an "understanding"

MOU Between Civil Air Patrol & NTSB

By AuxBeacon News Contributor [Editor’s Note: An AuxBeacon reader has asked us to publish the text of this Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between CAP and the NTSB.] MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING BETWEEN CIVIL AIR PATROL AND…