Civil Air Patrol http://redriverradio.org en Civil Air Patrol to conduct disaster exercise over Nacogdoches http://redriverradio.org/post/civil-air-patrol-conduct-disaster-exercise-over-nacogdoches <p>About 70 members of the Texas Wing of the Civil Air Patrol will convene in Nacogdoches Saturday to conduct a disaster preparedness exercise.&nbsp;</p><p>The operation will be based at the A.L. Mangham Regional Airport, which serves as the statewide headquarters for the Texas Wing.</p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 13:54:35 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 41398 at http://redriverradio.org Civil Air Patrol to conduct disaster exercise over Nacogdoches Civil Air Patrol's Texas Wing set for first disaster drill in Nacogdoches http://redriverradio.org/post/civil-air-patrols-texas-wing-set-first-disaster-drill-nacogdoches <p>The Texas Wing of the Civil Air Patrol will undergo its semiannual evaluation this weekend by the U.S. Air Force. For the first time, this exercise will be carried out at the Texas Wing’s new headquarters in Nacogdoches, Texas. Capt. David McCollum of Spring, Texas, said the Air Force will evaluate the Texas Wing’s search and rescue response and a how it functions in a natural disaster scenario. He estimates about 70 members of the Civil Air Patrol will participate in the mock drill.</p><p></p> Thu, 16 May 2013 15:22:32 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 27724 at http://redriverradio.org Civil Air Patrol's Texas Wing set for first disaster drill in Nacogdoches Texas' Civil Air Patrol feels at home in Nacogdoches http://redriverradio.org/post/texas-civil-air-patrol-feels-home-nacogdoches <p>The Civil Air Patrol’s Texas Wing will formally open its new state headquarters and training center on March 16 in Nacogdoches, Texas. It’s located in the former Texas Army National Guard Armory next to the A.L. Mangham Regional Airport. Wing Commander Brooks Cima described the move to Nacogdoches as a "happy accident" when the armory came up for bid.</p><p></p> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 14:44:31 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 24947 at http://redriverradio.org Texas' Civil Air Patrol feels at home in Nacogdoches