Civil Air Patrol Volunteer
3Everyday Hero in Congress
Sen. Tom Harkin, commander of CAP’s CongressionalSquadron, answers questions about his inspiration to join CAP, his legislative support and much more.
6U.S. Senator Applauds CAP
Find out why CAP member and U.S. Sen. Joseph R.Biden Jr. believes CAP is critical to U.S. homelanddefense and read about the lawmaker
s outlook for CAPover the next 65 years.
11Touchdown, Michigan Wing!
Aircrews keep Super Bowl skies super safe
California Wing soars to the rescue.
Blazes catapult Oklahoma, Texas wings to sky.
Georgia Wing members inspire donation to CAP.
CAP remembers World War II-era aviator.
25Best of Both Worlds
CAP pilot doubles as Navy diver.
28CAP in Print
Book features CAP
Missions for America.
Puerto Rico Wing teen earns wings.
CAP program helps steer students away from drugs.
36Spaatz at 13
Enthusiastic cadet aims for the sky.
Fly A Teacher program takes educators aloft.
39Gippslands Get ARCHER
Systems will aid search and rescue and much more.
41Red Carpet Rollout
CAP introduces new Board of Governors members.
42Above and Beyond
CAP members serve the U.S. in the Middle East.
New merchandise vendor ready to serve members.
2Prodigal Sons & Daughters
Maj. Gen. Antonio J. Pineda welcomes back formermembers.
Read important information from CAP
48To the Next Level
Members distinguish themselves with awards.
This is the source of information on members
achieve-ments across the nation.
ON OUR COVER
U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, is a CAP member who com-mands CAP’s Congressional Squadron. A strong supporter of CAPin Congress, Harkin gets up front and personal during a question-and-answer interview that reveals why he is so committed to CAP.See page 3 for details.
CIVIL AIR PATROL
Flames and smoke rise above parched Milam County,Texas, as CAP pilot 1st Lt.James Glombowski andscanner/photographer Capt.Frank Clawson buzzabove the area Jan.2, 2006, in a CAP Cessna 172.The aircrew was tasked to locate and report fires tothe Texas Forest Service and the Texas Departmentof Public Safety.
Capt.Frank Clawson, Texas Wing