Famous QuotesAugust Events
Lone StarSqdn/EAA flyin
Hot AirBallunar Fest
CongressionalAwardQuote of the Month:
"The difference between a boss and a leader: a bosssays, 'Go!' - a leader says, 'Let's go!'” -
E. M. Kelly ,
Upcomming Events & Activities
Our next scheduled Glider O-flights are on SundaySeptember 7th. Our Gliding activity is run by CAP members of the SoaringClub of Houston at their Gliderport between Magnolia and Hempstead. Cadetsshould sign up for this activity on the Squadron’s notice board or contact 1LtDavid Ayre by phone at 281 367 0519 or via e-mail at
Information about the club and its facilities can be found at
Cadets are encouraged, and SM’s are required to take the Soaring Society of America’s (SSA) Wing Runner course which is available on the national website
Typically we assemble at the US Army Reserve CenterAviation Support Facility (USARC ASF) at 0730 for a 0800 hrs departure,returning around 1800 hrs.
Glider Ground School
A series of 4 Glider ground schools will be held forsenior members and selected cadets interested in attaining their FAA GliderPilot’s License Saturday mornings from 0800-1200 at Delta Squadron, HooksAirport, Spring starting Saturday Sept 9
The next flights are scheduled for Saturday August 9
,please contact C/Maj Max Fruchtnicht or C/1Lt Mabry to schedule flights.
Corporate Leadership Course (CLC):
The Group 13 CLC will be held at oursquadron on August 16
. This training is for senior members.
Lone Star Sqdn / EAA Rides:
Lone Star Sqdn and the EAA is having a fly in atRobert Wells Airport (66R), near Columbus TX on Saturday August 16
, formore information contact a Senior Member.
Oshkosh Air Show:
CAP is unveiling its first GA8 Airvan at Oshkosh next week
Texas A&M JCAP for CAP Cadets:
The Corps of Cadets at Texas A&M istaking applications for their JCAProgram from HS Junior and Seniors, to beheld October 30
to Nov 2
. Application deadline for CAP cadets is October15
, but will be filled on a first come basis. Seewww.jcap-tamu.org/fall03
Cadet Basic and Staff Training:
Training is being held Saturday 2
Capt. Dicker launched a six month recruiting competition, where cadets willearn points for recruiting various types of members. After six months, thethree cadets with the highest number of points will receive the followingprizes:1st Place - A 5 CD/Dual Cassette/AM-FM Tuner Stereo System with Remote2nd Place - Portable MP3 CD Player with Earphones3rd Place - $ 25.00 Gift Card for Tinseltown TheatersRecruiting activities start next week with a display at the City of ShenandoahNational Night, Tuesday, Aug. 5
from 1800-2200 hrs.