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Newport News Composite Squadron

Newport News Composite Squadron

 

MAR-VA-088 Change of Command 27 September

Thank you, Capt Taylor for "leading the way" the past 4 years.  Welcome to our new Squadron Commander, Capt Nissen!

 

Who We Are

NNCS consists of over 100 senior and cadet members from diverse backgrounds, volunteering together to serve our community, state and nation.

 

When/Where We Meet  Tuesdays from 6:30-8:30pm.

Cadets meet at Nelson Chapel in the Yorktown Naval Weapons Station (off base housing area)   

Senior Members meet at Rick Aviation near the Newport News/Williamsburg Int'l Airport. 

 

Cadet Meetings on Tuesdays from 6:30pm to 8:30pm

1st Tuesday - PT and Aerospace Education (there is no PT uniform/wear a grey T-shirt w/ blue or black shorts)

2nd Tuesday - Flight Time and Leadership/Emergency Services (ABUs)

3rd Tuesday - Flight Time and Aerospace Education (ABUs)

4th Tuesday - Promotions/Awards, Character Development and Safety (Blues or nice civilian clothes)

5th Tuesday - Fun Night (details/location TBD)  Next 5th Tuesday is 29 November, then 31 January!

Meeting changes/cancellations are notified via email.  Please notify us in advance so we know to look out for you!

 

2022 EVENTS and CELEBRITY SHOUTOUTS!

January, Rocketry at Woodville Park

February, Cadet Competition practice and Indoor Skydiving at Virginia Beach iFLY

March, Indoor Skydiving part II

April,  Drone demo

May, Marksmanship with Lafayette Gun Club

June, CH-47 Helicopter rides

July, Virginia's Cadet Encampment

August, Cadets Gryzen and Smallridge start powered flights through Williamsburg Aviation Scholarships; Cadets Cortes and   M. Hallare start gliding through Tidewater Soaring Scholarships

September, the 192 WG Survival Instructor held a training event for cadets at Fort Monroe, Squadron Change of Command

Above are some pics from the 10 Sep 22 water survival orientation course

October 15:  Brooks Crossing Community STEM Event

November 5th:  ES Training (planning in progress-details to follow)

December 17th:  Wreaths Across America @ Yorktown National Cemetery

 

Contact Us and find out how to expand your horizons with CAP!

Have further questions? Want to visit? Contact  edith.nissen@vawg.cap.gov  for prospective Senior Members or cari.sherrod@vawg.cap.gov for prospective Cadet Members and we will be in touch with you soon! 

 

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