The Search Masters
- New This Week. // AVweb;2/28/2014, Vol. 21 Issue 9b, p7
The article reports that the U.S. Civil Air Patrol's Command Council will gather on Capitol Hill for Legislative Day on February 27, 2014 to brief the Congress on the U.S. Air Force auxiliary's primary missions of emergency services.
- Military, Civilian Flyboys Shooting at Each Other. Elvin, John // Insight on the News;08/02/99, Vol. 15 Issue 28, p34
Reports on the feud between the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) and its military sponsor, the United States Air Force. Charges made by the Air Force against CAP; Charges made by CAP against the Air Force; Probe to be made by the General Accounting Office.
- CAP, USAF celebrate 50 years together. Goyer, Robert // Flying;Aug98, Vol. 125 Issue 8, p52
Reports on the Golden Anniversary of the relationship between the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) and the United States Air Force. Background on the ties between the two agencies; Mission of the CAP; Contact point.
- Civil Air Patrol Expands Mission. North, David M. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;1/5/2004, Vol. 160 Issue 1, p52
The Civil Air Patrol (CAP) is in the process of incorporating updated technology into newer aircraft as its role becomes increasingly focused on homeland security. The U.S. Air Force auxiliary is not decreasing search-and-rescue or other humanitarian efforts, but since the terrorist events of...
- Ex-Valassis exec makes history in Civil Air Patrol. Shea, Bill // Crain's Detroit Business;9/18/2006, Vol. 22 Issue 38, p1
The article reports that Amy Courter has been appointed the first female brigadier general of the Civil Air Patrol in the U.S. She retired from Valassis Communications Inc. last year. Her job involves assisting national commander Major Antonio Pineda in managing the 57,000-member organization,...
- DIRECT REPORTING UN ITS. // Airman;Mar2009, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p16
The article offers information about the direct reporting units of the U.S. Air Force. The U.S. Air Force Academy is headed by Lieutenant General John F. Regni. The U.S. Air Force District of Washington is commanded by Major General Ralph J. Jodice II. The U.S. Air Force Operational Test and...
- Out of the Spotlight. Arana-Barradas, Louis A. // Airman;Sep2000, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p26
Looks at how the personnel of the United States Air Force Rescue Coordination Center conduct their work. Disasters and accidents in which the center had been involved in search and rescue missions; What guides the rescue and mission efforts of the airmen; How the personnel of the center feel...
- My first SAR. Kane, Steve // Approach: The Naval Safety Center's Aviation Magazine;Nov/Dec94, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p26
Narrates an American Air Force officer's first search and rescue (SAR) mission. Descending under the cloud deck; Engine trouble experienced by another plane; Operating altitudes; Situational awareness; Finding the survivor.
- THAT OTHERS MAY LIVE. Anders, Mark // Boys' Life;Jan2014, Vol. 104 Issue 1, p34
This article provides information on the U.S. Air Force pararescuemen, commonly called the PJs, including their equipment, training and combat-and-rescue operation.