Florida Wing 2019 Special Acts and Selection Boards
By Capt. Sybrian Castleman, Florida Wing | Publish: 2/4/2019

Photo: 2019 Legislative Day Cadet Representatives for Florida Wing

Umatilla, Fla. --

The Florida Special Activities Selection Board is an annual event intended to rank those cadets who are applying for a limited number of national summer activities, International Air Cadet Exchange program slots, and the NEW Legislative Day slots. Cadets nominated for Cadet of the Year are also interviewed as part of the selection process. Cadets take an exam, appear before a selection board, participate in a uniform inspection, and participate in a physical fitness evaluation.

This year's SASB was held at the Florida Elks Youth Ranch with 63 cadets competing from 27 units. The Wesley Chapel Cadet Squadron sent 12 cadets to compete and the Pines-Miramar Composite Squadron sent 9 cadets. Other units sending one to three cadets: Stuart Composite, SRQ Composite, Ormand Beach Composite, Lantana Composite, Gen. Chuck Yeager Cadet, Central Florida Composite, Ti-Co Composite, Polk Composite, Patrick Composite, Venice Cadet, Tamiami Composite, Boca Raton Composite, Naples Cadet, Jacksonville Composite, Eglin Composite, Pensacola Composite, Tallahassee Composite, Marianna Composite, Clearwater Composite, Indian River Composite, Zephyr Airport Cadet, Key West Composite, 463rd Composite, and Opa-Locka Cadet.


Mile Run Awards:

Written Exam Awards (Highest written exam scores):

Top Board Score:

Uniform Inspection:

Top Overall:

Top Ten Over All Score (from 10 - 2) - "Green Light to National Activity"

Top Overall Score/Eagle Award:

Legislative Day Cadet Representatives:

Florida Wing Cadet of the Year

Congratulations to all of the award winners!




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