Welcome to Peachtree-DeKalb Senior Squadron - Atlanta Civil Air Patrol
The Mission of the Civil Air Patrol is supporting America’s communities with emergency response, diverse aviation and ground services, youth development, and promotion of air, space, and cyber power.
About Civil Air Patrol
Civil Air Patrol is congressionally chartered and operates as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation. CAP performs services for the federal government as the official civilian auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force and states/local communities as a nonprofit organization. It is a strategic partner of the Air Force, serving as a member of its Total Force.
- CAP achieves its missions leveraging its over 66,000 youth and adult volunteer members
- CAP conducts 90 percent of inland search and rescue in the U.S. and in 2019 is credited with saving 117 lives and making 534 finds through Air Force-assigned search and rescue missions
- CAP operates 560 aircraft and its single-engine piston aircraft fleet is one of the largest in the world and flew over 95,800 hours in 2019
Download: Prospective Atlanta CAP Member Brochure
Download: 2020 CAP Fact Sheet
Download: 2020 CAP Report to Congress
About PDK Senior Squadron
Membership meetings start at 7:00 PM, the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month.
The team meets in Room 227 of the DeKalb Peachtree Airport Administration Building.
Visitors and prospective members are always welcome to join our meetings. We encourage guests to arrive a few minutes early to meet the team and ask for the Commander. Please note as a CAP Senior Squadron, adults may join our Unit. Other local CAP Composite and Cadet Squadrons offer both youth and adult membership options.
If you have any questions, please email Major David Jennings, Commander via firstname.lastname@example.org