Winchester resident and Civil Air Patrol (CAP) member, Lt. Col. Dean “Norm” Anderson, received the 2021 Order of Daedalians Exceptional Instructor Pilot of the Year and the Civil Air Patrol 2021 Lt. Col. Keith Riddle Aircrew Member of the Year awards last night at the Winchester Composite Squadron’s weekly unit meeting
In this section of our website, you'll find recent News Releases from Civil Air Patrol's Virginia Wing as well as other announcements. Please feel free to peruse the articles below!
Congratulations to the Burke Composite Squadron cadet competition team for winning third place overall at the National Cadet Competition!
Congratulations to Cadet Senior Airman Joseph Selznick for solo-ing on his 16th birthday!
Congratulations to Lieutenant Colonel Dennis Borgerding, Group 2 Commander, for being selected by National Headquarters as the 2022 Civil Air Patrol Aerospace Education (AE) Teacher of the Year!
Congratulations to the Virginia Wing Cadet Competition Team from Burke Composite Squadron for winning first place overall at the Mid-Atlantic Region Cadet Competition yesterday!
Congratulations to Captain David Disselkamp of Southside Composite Squadron for receiving CAP's Silver Medal of Valor
Lt. Col. Ira Hoffman, Virginia Wing Civil Air Patrol passes at 84 years old. A founding member of the Minuteman Composite Squadron, he is greatly missed.
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On Tuesday afternoon, the Virginia Wing of the Civil Air Patrol responded to requests from the Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM) and Department of Transportation (VDOT) to conduct aerial survey flights of the roads between Richmond and Quantico.
Winchester Civil Air Patrol CyberPatriot team lands in top 10 for state from first competition round
A local team of cadets from Civil Air Patrol’s (CAP) Winchester Composite Squadron are gearing up to put their cybersecurity skills to the test in CyberPatriot XIV—the fourteenth season of the Air Force Association’s National Youth Cyber Defense Competition.