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Aerospace Education
Aerospace Education
Civil Air Patrol's award winning education program..
Cadet Programs
Cadet Programs
Aerospace themed training for teenage youth.
Emergency Services
Saving lives and alleviating human suffering..

About Civil Air Patrol

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    For more than 50 years, the Civil Air Patrol has performed three congressionally mandated missions: Aerospace Education, Cadet Programs and Emergency Services.
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    With more than 53,000 members, 535 light aircraft and an extensive communications capability, CAP is fully equipped to complete its missions for America.
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    CAP is the civilian Auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force and organized along military lines. There are more than 1,700 units; half of which have both senior and cadets attached.
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    Civil Air Patrol membership offers a lot of great benefits. Not the least is getting to meet some really fine people. And that's really the first step to joining CAP in California. Read More
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Welcome to California Wing!

If you are visiting this page to learn more about Civil Air Patrol (CAP) California Wing, who we are and what we do, you have come to the right page. Feel free to explore the site to learn the function of each department. If you still have questions, please do not hesitate to email us using the Contact Form under About Us.

We welcome new volunteers who are eager to reach out to their local communities and country with aerospace education, cadet programs and emergency services. You will also find our latest news at Wing News. If you would like to find a Squadron or Unit near you go to the Join Us page and click on the Find a Local CAP Squadron link.

For our valued California Wing volunteers, portions of the website are designed for you in mind and are only accessible by logging in. Please register with the link provided to the left. Once you have registered, your information will be verified within 7 days, and you will begin to access the information that you need. We trust that you will find this website a useful tool in order for you to do your job efficiently and effectively. 

If you have any trouble with the website or logging in, please using this Contact Form. If you would like to see some particular information listed in your area of expertise, please contact the director of that area.

The California Wing staff looks forward to serving you.

To the general public: Thank you for visiting our site and we trust your questions have been answered.

To our many volunteers: Thank you for your volunteer service.

CAWG Events


04.26.2014 - 04.27.2014
GP2 - Unit Commanders Course


04.26.2014 - 04.27.2014
CERT training


05.03.2014 - 05.04.2014
Group 2 Disaster Relief Exercise


05.10.2014 - 05.11.2014
GP3 - Unit Commanders Course


Mothers' Day


05.16.2014 - 05.18.2014
Group 1 Group 7 DRex - APex

Member Services

Some of the following links will take you to the protected CAWG web site. The information contained in this section of the website is restricted information, must be protected per FOUO guidelines, and shall not be published or released without express permission of the CAWG CC.

Forms and Pubs

Looking for how to do things by the book? Regulations and other publications useful to California Wing members may be found and downloaded here.