News from Around the Region

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Puerto Rico Wing Members Participate in SAR Inland Planning Course
By Lt Col Erick Herrera
February 1, 2019
The course is focused on wilderness searches. It consists of classroom lessons and practical, tabletop exercises. Course participants learn about planning an extended search using Probability of Success (POS). The tools are mathematically based and n ...
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Search and rescue: Three Marco/Naples Squadrons Hold Training Exercise
By Jesse Baker
January 30, 2019
The Marco Island Senior Squadron hosted a search and rescue exercise on 19, 20, and 27 January 2019. The Civil Air Patrol training mission was a joint venture that included members from the Naples Senior Squadron and Naples Cadet Squadron.
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Group 5 Offers CAP Officers Opportunity to Complete Advanced Training
By Maj Robert Corriveau
January 23, 2019
The Capstone class room portion of the Corporate Learning Course (CLC) was held on January 19th at the Airport Authority Conference Room at the Punta Gorda airport.
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Taking Small Steps Every Year; Will Get Us There
By Lt Col Ismael J. Rodríguez
December 15, 2018
Puerto Rico Wing efforts results in the most wreaths placed at the Puerto Rico National Cemetery at Bayamón, PR on 15th December 2018