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Nevada Wing HQ PO Box 339 Reno, NV 89502
sparks, Nevada - 89432-0339 United States
Phone: 775.358.3700
Nevada Wing Civil Air Patrol

Civil Air Patrol, the official auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force, is a nonprofit organization with more than 61,000 members nationwide, operating a fleet of 550 aircraft. 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 was credited by the AFRCC with saving 54 lives in fiscal year 2011. Its volunteers also perform homeland security, disaster relief and drug interdiction missions at the request of federal, state and local agencies. The members play a leading role in aerospace education and serve as mentors to nearly 27,000 young people currently participating in the CAP cadet program. CAP received the World Peace Prize in 2011 and has been performing missions for America for 70 years. CAP also participates in Wreaths Across America, an initiative to remember, honor and teach about the sacrifices of U.S. military veterans. Visit or for more information.

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2017 Civil Air Patrol Nevada Wing Cadet Encampment Begins July 30 at Camp Stead

The Nevada Wing of the Civil Air Patrol (CAP), the volunteer Auxiliary of the United States Air Force, will be hosting a Cadet Encampment at the Camp Stead Training Center beginning July 31st, 2017 culminating with graduation ceremonies on Sunday…

Civil Air Patrol 75th Anniversary Display

Civil Air Patrol 75th Anniversary Display

After nearly two years in the planning, the display at the Reno Tahoe International Airport was installed in Concourse C on December 21, 2016. As the 66th busiest commercial airport in the nation and served by eight airlines, Reno-Tahoe International…


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