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Overlake Composite Squadron Civil Air Patrol. Capt. Mike Holliday, CAP Squadron Commander (425) 830-7485 [email protected] I’ve Heard of CAP. Emergency Services Aerospace Education Cadet Programs Semper Vigilans. Overlake Squadron Redmond , Kirkland, Bellevue, Beyond.

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Overlake composite squadron civil air patrol

Overlake Composite SquadronCivil Air Patrol

Capt. Mike Holliday, CAP

Squadron Commander

(425) 830-7485

[email protected]


I ve heard of cap

I’ve Heard of CAP

Emergency Services

Aerospace Education

Cadet Programs

SemperVigilans


Overlake squadron redmond kirkland bellevue beyond

Overlake SquadronRedmond, Kirkland, Bellevue, Beyond

  • Programs for cadets and senior members

  • Cadet leadership development

  • Draw from middle/high schools

  • Weekly training

  • Service activities

    • Arlington fly-in

    • 6th-Street Fair

    • Troop support

    • Colors


History

History

  • Created December 1, 1941

  • WWII anti-submarine and border patrol

  • Congressionally chartered 501(c)3

  • Volunteer civilian auxiliary of U.S.A.F.

  • 60,000 in 52 Wings; 1500 squadrons

  • 550 single-engine aircraft; >110,000 hours each year

  • 1200 emergency service vehicles

  • Nation’s most extensive HF/VHF network


Emergency services

Emergency Services

  • Search and rescue operations

  • Disaster relief

  • Humanitarian services

  • Non-combat USAF support

  • Homeland security

  • War on drugs

    • Support US Customs, DEA

    • >10,000 hours each year

    • $1.4 billion in drug interdiction – 2010


Emergency services1

Emergency Services

  • Search and rescue operations

  • Disaster relief

  • Humanitarian services

  • Non-combat USAF support

  • Homeland security

  • War on drugs

    • Support US Customs, DEA

    • >10,000 hours each year

    • $1.4 billion in drug interdiction – 2010


Aerospace education

Aerospace Education

  • Cadets/seniors train/learn

  • Readings and online course training in history, physics, protocols of aeronautics

  • Free programs for educators

  • Grants, awards, college credit

  • Observation flights for cadets

  • Summer flight academy

    Do you think he liked it?


Cadet programs

Cadet Programs

  • 24,000 cadets nationwide, 60 locally

  • Leadership, aerospace, fitness, character dev.

  • Discipline in militarycustoms/courtesies/drill

  • Formalized classroom/online/field training

  • Lead to USAF Academyappointment

  • Ambassadors for drug-free lifestyle


Opportunities for youth

Opportunities for Youth

  • Community service

  • Training encampments

  • Powered aircraft and glider observation flights

  • Flight training academies

  • Color Guard presentations

  • Congressional Award

  • Competitions

  • Scholarships


How can we partner

How Can We Partner?

  • Visit a weekly Tuesday meeting, 1845 – 2100h

    • Lk. Wash. School Dist. HQ, Redmond Town Ctr.

    • Parents welcome

  • Encourage kids to check us out

  • Partner-up for community service

    • How can we help you? Color Guard?

  • Cadet support


Just the facts

Just the Facts

Overlake Composite Squadron, Civil Air Patrol

Capt. Mike Holliday, CAP

Squadron Commander

(425) 830-7485

[email protected]

Become a fan on Facebook

facebook.com/overlakesquadron

Lake Washington School District Resource Center

16250 NE 74th StreetRedmond, WA


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