Civil Air Patrol
Civil Air Patrol
Benevolent Auxiliary of the US Air Force. Click here to find a local squadron Services include: Search and Rescue - Civil Air Patrol volunteers conduct more than 90% of all search and rescue missions assigned by the US Air Force saving an average of 150 lives each year. - Civil Air Patrol participates in Disaster Relief operations along with FEMA, PEMA, Red Cross, Coast Guard, local first responders and more. - Members receive training in wilderness survival, first aid, field transportation and communications. - Civil Air Patrol has the largest civilian single-engine aircraft fleet in the world. Cadet Program (age 12 through 20) - Cadets learn leadership, character development and aviation subjects. - Cadets participate in Search and Rescue training and missions. - Orientation flights are offered to each cadet. - National and international special activities include pilot (powered, glider and balloon) training, leadership schools and exchanges. - Qualifying cadets receive promotions on enlistment in the Air Force. Aerospace Education - STEM training kits for teachers. - State, Regional and National training and competition. - Speakers Bureau.
110 Millport Road
Second Floor, Suite V
Lititz, PA 17543
Eligibility: Cadets: 12-20 years old and parent permission Adults (senior members): 18 years plus child protection clearances - Senior members will be trained in mission specialties and cadet program management. - Pilots will be qualified to fly Civil Air Patrol aircraft (mostly Cessna 172) - Chaplains must be licensed clergy - Legal officers must be members of the Bar Association - Other professions must meet professional qualifications. - NCO ranks limited to prior service military only
Hours: Jesse Jones Composite Squadron 304 meets Mondays at 7:00pm at Lancaster Municipal Airport and conducts at lease one week-end per month at various locations
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (717) 847-1751 Main
Email Address: cc@ssquadron304.us
Intake Procedure: Telephone
Fee Amounts: Cadets $37/year (scholarships may be available)
Senior members, all ranks: $58/year
Associate Members:
- Cadet Sponsor: $30/year (members of cadets' family if interested
- Aerospace Education: $35/year (Professional Educators)
Service Contact: Thomas Waltz Jr, Squadron Commander, 717-847-1751, cc@squadron304.us
Services:
  • Emergency Rescue
  • Recreational/Leisure/Arts Instruction
  • Volunteer Opportunities
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Civil Air Patrol
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