Civil Air Patrol

The Civil Air Patrol at Truckee Tahoe Airport

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CADETS - Meet every Thursday 6 - 8 PM

SENIORS - Meet the 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month at 7:00 PM

Meetings are held at the Civil Air Patrol office in C-25 at the south end of the Charlie hangar row.

The Truckee Airport has it's own Civil Air Patrol, working to educate and inspire the next generation of pilots as well as train a volunteer base of search and rescue squads. Programs, training and classes are available all year for community and youth.

Learn more by going to or call the Commander for the Truckee Tahoe Bi-State Composite Squadron Dr. Pat McDonough Major, C.A.P. at (530) 400-2565 or email at:

The C.A.P. will be holding 3 "Mission To Mars" Summer Camps in 2018. Each camp is limited to 12 children, 8-15 years of age. Camps cost $145/child. Contact the Truckee Recreation and Parks District at (530) 582-7720 or visit them online at to reserve a spot.

Camp 1) Monday - Friday, June 25 - June 29,  2018 with EAA Young Eagle Flights on Saturday, June 30, 2018
Camp 2) Monday - Friday, July 23 - July 27,  2018 with EAA Young Eagle Flights on Saturday, July 28, 2018 
Camp 3) Monday - Friday, August 13 - August 17, 2018 with EAA Young Eagle Flights on Saturday, August 18, 2018