HowardSquadron Cadets participate in Fire and Rescue Service Physical Challenge

By Lt Col Kevin Redman, Howard Composite Squadron, Maryland Wing, Civil Air Patrol. For our 1 November meeting cadets and seniors gathered at Howard County’s Fifth District Volunteer Fire Department to participate in the ‘fire combat challenge’ in lieu of our standard cadet physical fitness testing. Cadets had to complete several physical challenges simulating firefighting…

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Howard Squadron Conducts Emergency Services Training

Howard Squadron Conducts Emergency Services Training By Lt Col Kevin Redman, Howard Composite Squadron, Maryland Wing, Civil Air Patrol.   August is usually a slow time for CAP activities due to cadet and senior summer vacations and preparations for the new school year. However; Howard Composite Squadron did take opportunities to upgrade emergency services qualifications…

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Howard Squadron provide community service and Emergency Services support

Howard Squadron provide community service and Emergency Services support By Lt Col Kevin Redman, Commander, Howard Composite Squadron, Maryland Wing, Civil Air Patrol.   Howard Composite Squadron, a unit of the Maryland Wing, is committed to the Civil Air Patrol’s Emergency Services mission and community service. Unit seniors and cadets participated in several activities in…

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Howard Squadron participates in USAF evaluation exercise. By Kevin W. Redman, Lt. Col, Commander, Howard Composite Squadron, MDWG, CAP. In early May Howard Composite Squadron, CAP members participated in the annual US Air Force evaluation exercise designed to test Maryland Wing’s Emergency Services capabilities. This year the exercise consisted of a week-long scenario in which…

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Cadet Programs

HOWARD SQUADRON CADETS TRAIN FOR AEROSPACE FUTURES Howard Squadron cadets participated in a number of internal and external Aerospace Education activities over the past month designed to prepare them and others for aerospace related futures. These included STEM training at squadron meetings, external tours and support for engineering competitions. The unit AE officer, Lt Col…

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