Welcome! We are the Civil Air Patrol Tulare-Kings Composite Squadron.
Tulare-Kings Composite Squadron is composed of both cadets starting from the age of 12 through 19 and senior members. Our meeting location is in Visalia and our geographical area includes all of Tulare and Kings counties. If you are interested in becoming a member of Civil Air Patrol, or just want to know more about Civil Air Patrol, please contact us by using the contact information on the sidebar.
HAPPY 75TH BIRTHDAY
On December 1, 1941 volunteers formed the Civil Air Patrol because of their perceived need to protect America from the invasion tactics used by the Germans and Japanese. Unbeknownst to them, the need for their services would quickly be tested. Only six days later, Pearl Harbor was attacked and the United States was committed to defeating the enemies abroad and protecting the coastal areas of the United States from enemy attacks. The men and women of the newly formed coastal patrol participated in providing countless hours of service to the military and were responsible for stopping deadly German U-boat attacks along U.S. coastlines and waterways. Follow this link to find out more about the amazing history of the men and women who formed those first Civil Air Patrol units.
CIVIL AIR PATROL VOLUNTEER MAGAZINE
Interested in Civil Air Patrol and what we have done lately? Read about all the exciting items in this month’s magazine.
OUR MEETING LOCATION…
We meet at the Veteran’s Memorial Building located at 609 W Centre, Visalia CA. It’s one block north of Main Street and right across from the Smart & Final. Our meeting hours are: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Wednesday of each month.
NOW CALIFORNIA WING HAS IT’S OWN WEBSITE JUST FOR CADETS!!
The ideas and items listed include such great things as:
- SCHOLARSHIPS FOR SCHOOL AND FLYING
- UPCOMING EVENTS IN CALIFORNIA FOR THE CADETS
- THE LEADERSHIP PROGRAMS
Other helpful links about CAP: