Welcome to Civil Air Patrol and Air Academy Cadet Squadron! Our squadron meetings are conducted every Monday from 1830 to 2100 (6:30 pm to 9:00 pm) on the grounds of the U.S. Air Force Academy. All cadets and senior members of the squadron should make every effort to attend these meetings. Meeting activities include:
- Cadet leadership training and testing (knowledge and drill)
- Cadet team projects/competitions
- Flight program discussions
- Character Development Instruction
- Emergency Services discussions
- Safety briefings
- Physical fitness training
- Awards and promotions presentations
- Guest speakers/demonstrations
Current Meeting Information
Want to be a CAP Cadet
Students ages 12 to 18 participate in the CAP Cadet Program. The missions are leadership, aerospace education, physical fitness and character development. Anyone interested in joining AACS as a cadet should contact Lt Col Mary Higgins at email@example.com to schedule a visit.
Adults ages 18 and older participate in one or more of the three CAP missions. The missions are emergency services and disaster relief, aerospace education and cadet programs. Anyone interested in joining AACS as an adult member should contact Lt Col Mary Higgins at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a visit.
The next visitor's night will be held on Monday, March 24 at 6pm at the USAFA Community Center Chapel. Anyone interested in joining Air Academy Cadet Squadron should attend the visitor's night. New cadets will be accepted to begin in our next Basic Training Flight (BTF) that begins on June 2, 2014. Those interested are encouraged to attend a visitor's night and complete their application prior to the beginning of BTF.
See the contacts above for more information.
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