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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
Emergency Services
Saving lives and alleviating human suffering.

About Civil Air Patrol

  • Missions For more than 60 years, the Civil Air Patrol has performed three congressionally mandated missions: Aerospace Education, Cadet Programs and Emergency Services.
  • Resources 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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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.


New California Wing Email
News Releases
Need to get setup with the new CAWG Email?  Click this link for quick instructions - CAWG-Office-365---Quick-Setup.pdf .  All CAWG email communications will be sent to your new CAWG email account.  You must get conn...
Financial Management News 4
Financial Management News
During the California Wing Conference it was announced that there was a Version 2 of the popular Squadron Checkbook template.  This new checkbook contains additional features and bug fixes from previous versions.  Special thanks to Capt Nei...
Spring 2014 Bear Facts
News Releases
We are excited to announce that the Spring Bear Facts has been published and is available for download by clicking his link: 2014 Spring - Bear Facts Just a reminder that this section of the website is for you to post your personal and Squadron...
CAWG Operations
CC News
Summer is upon us and that means an increased operations tempo, more emergency services training and of course, encampment.  The warm weather brings people out to enjoy our great state and with that comes an increase in the possibility that CAP ...
Finance Management News 3
Financial Management News
So you’re a pilot who flies a lot of B&C flights and would like to pay for your flying with a credit card or pay-pal account? Email me Patbergin.cap@gmail.com and let me know your thoughts. If we can get enough supporters of this, we have a bette...

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