Always prepared, both in the air and on the ground, members of the Civil Air Patrol perform emergency services for state and local agencies as well as the federal government as the civilian auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force and for states/local communities as a nonprofit organization. Ever vigilant, these true patriots make a difference in their communities, not only to assist in times of disaster but also to search for the lost and protect the homeland.
Civil Air Patrol (CAP) conducts a variety of operational missions primarily in the following areas:
Search And Rescue (SAR)
Disaster Relief (DR)
Homeland Security (HLS)
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