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O-Flight RSVP for Group 221 Cadets 7 April 2018

posted Mar 20, 2018, 4:49 AM by Alisa Vural   [ updated Mar 20, 2018, 4:53 AM ]
Attention, Group 221 Cadets! Sign up NOW for a powered O-Flight out of Essex County Airport in Caldwell, NJ, meeting at Airbound Aviation, 27 Wright Way,  Fairfield, Saturday, 7 April 2018.

The spots are limited so registration is first-come, first-served. SIGN UP BY TUESDAY, 3 APRIL at 1700. 

To register, complete requirements 1, 2, and 3 below and fill out the brief survey below.  Your membership must be current and you must have the complete BDU/ABU uniform and be able to wear it within CAPM 39-1 regulations.

There is no rain date; so hope for fine weather.  Flight cancellation due to weather will be sent via email, so be CERTAIN you check your CAP email. (You should be checking your CAP email daily.) If you have problems with your CAP email, follow the password reset instructions. If it still does not work, email your squadron commander.

you and your parents should both read the Parents Guide to Orientation Flights: https://www.gocivilairpatrol.com/programs/cadets/parents/cadet-orientation-flights/


What you need to know:

1) You must have completed Aircraft Ground Handling in eServices. (Eservices > Online Learning > Learning Management >Operations)
2) You must be safety current. Check your record in eServices. If you are not safety current, complete one of the online safety modules. (Eservices > Online Learning > Learning Management > Safety: Monthly Education)
3) Prepare by reading the O-Flight Syllabus CAPP 52-7, found here: https://www.gocivilairpatrol.com/programs/cadets/activities/cadet-flying/
4) UOD: BDUs, boots. Dress warmly with layers under your BDUs and bring a jacket. 
5) Arrive 15 minutes before your flight.
6) Bring with you: your CAPID, a gallon ziplock bag, a snack and water. Keep a complete CAPF 161 in the right pocket of your BDUs. CAPF 161 https://www.gocivilairpatrol.com/media/cms/CAPF_161_4277E3691FD61.pdf
7) Your parents should not leave you until you have gone up with the pilot. Your parents should return to the airport half an hour before your flight is scheduled to end.
8) Be sure to thank your pilot.

After signing up you will be redirected to the Announcements page on our squadron website. You can find all of this information and relevant links there. 

Questions? Email Lt. Vural (alisa.vural@njwg.cap.gov)

Sign up HEREhttps://goo.gl/forms/ttCOA9fmtBGmfHEB2