Alabama Wing and Southeast Region Host 75th Anniversary Celebration in Birmingham
Friday, September 23, 2016
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75th Anniversary Celebration of Civil Air Patrol Invitation

By Lt. Col. Judy L. Steele, Southeast Region
Birmingham, Ala.--The Alabama Wing and Southeast Region invite you to attend the 75th Anniversary Celebration of the Civil Air Patrol. It will be held at the Southern Museum of Flight, 4343 N. 73rd Street, Birmingham, Ala., on 14 October 2016, from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

This is the Grand Opening of the Civil Air Patrol 75th Anniversary Exhibit. There will be light food and a cash bar. RSVP to Maj. Rick Kilgore at .

Hope to see you all there!

Civil Air Patrol, the longtime all-volunteer U.S. Air Force auxiliary, is the newest member of the Air Forceís Total Force. In this role, CAP operates a fleet of 560 aircraft, performs about 90 percent of continental U.S. inland search and rescue missions as tasked by the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center and is credited by the AFRCC with saving an average of 80 lives annually. CAPís 57,000 members also perform homeland security, disaster relief and drug interdiction missions at the request of federal, state and local agencies. CAP also plays a leading role in aerospace/STEM education, and its members serve as mentors to 24,000 young people participating in CAPís Cadet Programs. Visit for more information.
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