Schweizer SGS 2-33A, N2045T

Misrigged Pennsylvania Wing Glider Crashes

By NTSB | FAA Aviation Accident Database PRELIMINARY REPORT On May 4, 2013, about 10:50 eastern daylight time, a Schweizer SGS 2-33A glider, N2045T, registered to and operated by the Civil Air Patrol (CAP), was…




Senator John McCain

Budget Cuts Threaten Civil Air Patrol

By General Aviation News Staff Senator John McCain (R-Arizona) has introduced an amendment to the new defense spending bill that would dramatically reduce funding for CAP missions and programs for Fiscal Year 2013. The Senate…


CAP Col Cassandra Huchko

Corruption in Connecticut Wing

By AuxBeacon News Contributor Col Christopher Hayden, the commander that received a marginal rating as the CAP’s Maine Wing commander just prior to being appointed its Northeast Region (NER) commander, appointed the current marginal wing…





Col Tonya Boylan, Lt Col Brett Slagle

Civil Air Patrol Counter Drug Missions Abused

By AuxBeacon News Staff [Editor’s Note: We received this today. Thank you for the contribution.] GEORGIA WING HEADQUARTERS UNITED STATES AIR FORCE AUXILIARY 800-A Dobbins Patrol Rd. Hanger 5, Rm 2110 Dobbins ARB GA 30069-4210…