* Last night Valkyrie Cadet Squadron had the privilege of being joined by Brigadier General Jim Hall, USAFA retired and Captain Michael Kearns, USAFA retired and formerly a member of the Australian Secret Service. Jim Hall is a parachuting pioneer free falling from the sky since the 1940’s with over 3000 jumps! Check out the […]
* Civil Air Patrol’s Valkyrie Cadet Squadron is commanded by Senior Member, Major Thom Scheffel who supervises the Cadet Commander. The Cadet Commander who is selected to command the squadron must be committed to Civil Air Patrol’s core values of Integrity, Volunteer Service, Excellence, and Respect. The Cadet must demonstrate leadership qualities, be a superlative […]
* This month’s issue of Civil Air Patrol (CAP) Volunteer highlights some of the youngest members of Civil Air Patrol: World War II Cadets. Those who were too young to enlist in the military found CAP to be a place to support their country during WWII. Major Paul Gilmore, a Senior Member of Valkyrie […]
Congratulations to Cadet Master Sergeant Shannon Cooney for achieving this rank!
It’s been a while since I’ve given a shout out to the Civil Air Patrol (CAP), an auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force, and now seems like a perfect time to recognize an organization comprised of some remarkable cadets and senior members. “With fires breaking out all over Colorado, Douglas County took a proactive approach […]
Civil Air Patrol Day at the Capitol was a great day to raise awareness for an outstanding organization. Monday, Arpil 23, 2012, the Colorado Civil Air Patrol Mustang Cadet Squadron and Valkyrie Cadet Squadron performed Color Guard at the Colorado State Capitol for the House and the Senate. Civil Air Patrol (CAP) is the official […]