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Civil Air Patrol

Established as a benevolent organization in 1941, Civil Air Patrol’s key mission areas are aerospace education, cadet programs and emergency services. It is supported by almost 60,000 members nationwide.

In its Air Force auxiliary role, volunteers nationwide perform 85% of all federal inland search and rescue missions, saving nearly 100 lives every year. The organization also performs homeland security and disaster relief support.

Civil Air Patrol’s Aerospace Connections in Education program for K through 6, reaches thousands of students at no cost to participants, educators or schools.

In 2014, Civil Air Patrol was awarded the Congressional Gold Medal, recognizing their dedicated service, technological and program enhancements.

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