Welcome to the Tullahoma Composite Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol

Civil Air Patrol, the official auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force, is a nonprofit organization with more than 60,000 members nationwide. CAP, in its Air Force auxiliary role, performs 90 percent of continental U.S. inland search and rescue missions as tasked by the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center and has been credited by the AFRCC with saving more than 100 lives this fiscal year. Its volunteers also perform homeland security, disaster relief and counterdrug missions at the request of federal, state and local agencies. The members play a leading role in aerospace education and serve as mentors to more than 25,000 young people currently participating in CAP cadet programs. CAP has been performing missions for America for more than 68 years.

If you are part of a community group or are a teacher and would like for a member of the Civil Air Patrol to come speak at your meeting or in your classroom, please contact Maj.Jeff Oosting at oostingj@hotmail.com.

A Message From Our Commander

Welcome to the Tullahoma Composite Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol. l'm so excited that you stopped by to check us out. As you'll find on the pages of this site, CAP offers something for everyone - whether your passion is working with youth or flying, teaching (and learning) about areospace programs or balancing the books.

I encourage you to come to a couple of meetings, talk to our members, and find out more.

I look forward to seeing you soon!

Major Jeffery Oosting

 

Upcoming Events 

Cadet and Senior Member meetings are held every 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Monday, 6:15-8:45 p.m. Cadet PT meetings are on the 4th Monday.

PRESS RELEASE

Civil Air Patrol


Tullahoma Composite Squadron 

PRESS
RELEASE


22 Nov 2016 Joe Marler 572708@tncap.us


Mayor attends meeting in honor of CAP 

75th anniversary


Tullahoma, TN — Mayor Lane Curlee attended the November 21 meeting of the TullahomaComposite Squadron, local unit of the Civil Air Patrol. Mayor Curlee presented the Squadron  with a Mayoral Proclamation recognizing the 75th anniversary of the Civil Air Patrol and naming Thursday December 1, 2016 as Civil Air Patrol Day in Tullahoma.


CAP was founded on Dec. 1, 1941, and the Tullahoma Composite Squadron is celebrating Civil Air Patrol with the goal of creating a greater awareness of CAP’s presence and contributions in the community.


Civil Air Patrol, the longtime all-volunteer U.S. Air Force auxiliary, is the newest member of the Air Force’s Total Force, which consists of regular Air Force, Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve, along with Air Force retired military and civilian employees. CAP, in its Total Force role, operates a fleet of 550 aircraft and performs about 90 percent of continental U.S. inland search

and rescue missions as tasked by the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center and is credited by the AFRCC with saving an average of 78 lives annually. Civil Air Patrol’s 56,000 members nationwide also perform homeland security, disaster relief and drug interdiction missions at the request of federal, state and local agencies. Its members additionally play a leading role in aerospace education and serve as mentors to more than 24,000 young people currently participating in the CAP cadet program. Performing missions for America for the past 75 years,


 Visit www.capvolunteernow.com


for more information.


PHOTO:


Photographed are (L to R)


Cadet Airman 1 st Class Jacob Marler, Cadet Airman Hayden Thompson, Mayor Curlee, Cadet 1 st Lt William Watters, Cadet Master Sgt Chris Norman, Cadet Cadet 2nd Lt. Elizabeth Mahoney, and Cadet Master Sgt Sierra Hatfield

 
 
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