What is Civil Air Patrol?
Thank you for your support in honoring our fallen veterans as this year’s holiday season approaches. Each $15 donation will purchase a wreath for a veteran’s grave site with $5 of each donation going to support the cadets of the La Crosse Composite Squadron. To donate more than one wreath simply enter a donation amount [...]
Upcoming events for the La Crosse Composite Squadron: 23 Nov 2013: No meeting due to Professional Development Weekend (Senior Member training) 30 Nov 2013: No meeting due to holiday 05 Dec 2013: Mission Scanner/Observer training. 1830-2030 hours during TNT (Senior Members only) 07 Dec 2013: Full Squadron Meeting. Squadron meeting & Character Development 12 Dec [...]
Hampshire, Ill. – When most people think of flying they immediately think of powered aircraft such as airliners or general aviation aircraft. However, for nine cadets from the La Crosse Composite Squadron, they recently had the chance to experience flying in unpowered gliders at the Sky Soaring Club in Hampshire, Illinois. The flights were free [...]
Brigadier General John McCoy, the Chief of Staff (Air) for the Wisconsin National Guard, recently visited the La Crosse Civil Air Patrol Facility to present Civil Air Patrol’s highest cadet award to Cadet Colonel Michael Ebert. Joining General McCoy in presenting the award was Lieutenant Colonel Rose Hunt, the Wisconsin Wing Vice Commander. The award, [...]
WESTBY, WIs – Last week, eighty five students from the Westby Middle School’s seventh grade had the chance to explore science, technology, engineering, and math through aerospace and aviation related activities during the school’s first annual STEM Aviation Day. Members of the La Crosse Composite Squadron provided support for the event by operating two stations [...]