Safety


CAP Lt Col William L. "Bill" Lindsey

Elderly CAP Member Dies in Crash of Own Aircraft

By Kristen Reed & Blayne Alexander | WXIA News [Editor’s Note: AuxBeacon now has evidence from multiple CAP Wings that highly qualified Instructor Pilots have been intimidated for asking questions and making reports about CAP…


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…