We had planned to announce the winners of the Civil Air Patrol flight and academic scholarships today. Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, we will not be able to announce the scholarship finalists until 17 April. The unexpected passing of Lt Col Michael Foster, the National Scholarship Committee Chair, necessitated a small delay. We apologize to […]
Welcome to Weir Cook Cadet Squadron (GLR-IN-123). We're a Civil Air Patrol squadron assigned to Group 5, Indiana Wing, Great Lakes Region, Civil Air Patrol - United States Air Force Auxiliary. The squadron serves the Indianapolis, Plainfield, Avon, Browsnburg, Camby, and greater western Indianapolis area through CAP's Aerospace Education, Cadet Programs, and Emergency Services missions.
Weir Cook Cadet Squadron meets at the Aviation Training Center located on the west side of the Indianapolis International Airport. Meetings are held weekly on Mondays from 7:00pm until 9:00pm. For more information about joining Civil Air Patrol and the Weir Cook Cadet Squadron please view the resources available from under the "Information" menu option above.
To assist region and wing competition directors NHQ provides the following support tools: Question bank for written exam Question bank for Jeopardy! elective Uniform inspection preparation assignment cards An Excel file that computes CPFT percentiles based on the cadet’s age and gender The CPFT Excel file is posted here and on the NCC page. The […]
Civil Air Patrol encampments are a unique opportunity for young adults between the ages of 12-20 to expand leadership skills and develop into mature young men and women capable of facing challenges of life successfully. Over the course of a week, cadets are introduced to a variety of mental and physical challenges designed to build […]
Welcome to the revamped Weir Cook Cadet Squadron website. The site has been updated to provide a more complete informative site for information pertaining to the squadron. Stories about squadron events and activities will be posted here in the future. Additional features will be added soon to provide a better experience and better accessibility of […]
Laurie Twibell came across a way to ensure that the cadet officer grades look great when sewn onto the BDUs. She is the mother of a Spaatz cadet, so she has a lot of experience with sewing on cadet grade. https://enjolivure.wordpress.com/2015/03/12/sewing-civil-air-patrol-officer-patches-the-easy-way/ Source: CAP Cadet Blog
With great sadness, the National Cadet Team announces the passing of one of its own, Lt Col Michael Foster, CAP, our national college and flight scholarships manager. Michael died suddenly at his home on March 6th. He was 59 years old. While Michael was an instructor at Air Command and Staff College here […]