Civil Air Patrol Today
Summary: Civil Air Patrol Today is a semi-weekly radio broadcast about the missions, activities, and opportunities of the Civil Air Patrol in Maryland. The Civil Air Patrol is the official civilian auxiliary of the United States Air Force. The CAP's three mission areas are Emergency Services, Cadet Programs, and Aerospace Education. The show is hosted by First Lieutenant Steven Solomon and is produced by Captain William Parris.
Capt. Tracy Urena, "Civil Air Patrol Today" host, interviews Major Mike Zabetakis about Emergency Services in Maryland Wing.
Capt. Tracy Urena, "Civil Air Patrol Today" host, interviews Mag Gen Joe Vazquez, CAP's National Commander.
Capt. Tracy Urena, "Civil Air Patrol Today" host, interviews Col. John Knowles, the new commander of Civil Air Patrol's Middle East Region.
Capt. Tracy Urena, host of Maryland Wing's radio show "Civil Air Patrol Today" is on location at the annual Tri-Wing Encampment interviewing Maj. Colin Carmello, the activity's commandant of cadets, and two cadets participating in the program.
"Civil Air Patrol Today" host Capt. Tracy Urena is on location during the U.S. Air Force's operations evaluation of Civil Air Patrol's Maryland Wing, National Capital Wing, and Delaware Wing. Interviews with Lt. Col. John Henderson of Maryland Wing and Col. Bruce Heinlein of National Capital Wing provide details on the assessment and the cooperation between the three wings.
"Civil Air Patrol Today" host Capt. Tracy Urena travels to Warfield Air National Guard Base in Middle River, Md., to interview Lt. Col. Joe Winter, the new vice commander of Maryland Wing. Winter discusses the role of vice commander and how CAP influenced his life as a cadet. The future of the wing, its goals and challenges are also on the agenda.
Capt Tracy Urena of Maryland Wing Public Affairs interviews the new Maryland Wing commander, Col. Bill Parris, as he talks about his vision for the next four years.
1st Lt. Tracy Urena interviews Col. John Knowles, Maryland Wing commander, as he talks about the various missions of Civil Air Patrol and the successes of the past four years.
Interview with Maryland Wing's Group II Commander Lt. Col. Chris Howell about volunteering with the Civil Air Patrol and it's rich history
Interview with Lt Col John Henderson regarding the 2012 Robert Ayers Solo School hosted by 1st Lt Tracy Urena
Interview with Captain Charlie Summers regarding the 2012 Chesapeake Bay Patrol mission hosted by Lt Tracy Urena
C/Lt Col Joanna Weiss, now a second year cadet in the AFROTC program at Penn State University, talks about how CAP gave her a head start in her Air Force career and what it is like to be an AFROTC cadet.
Lt Cols Robert Ayres and Kevin Redman, Incident Commanders in the Maryland Wing, discuss the search for an aircraft that dissappeared off radar in Southern Pennsylvania.
Lt Col John Knowles, C/2d Lts Sascha Maraj and Colleen Vineer, and C/SMSgt Rachel Knowles talk about their participation in an after school program for students at the Parkland Middle School in Parkland, Maryland.
Cadet Eric Miller is now a junior at the US Air Force Academy in Colorado. However, his preparation for an Air Force career began while a cadet in the Civil Air Patrol at Maryland's Glenn L. Martin Composite Squadron.