Arlington Composite Squadron (DC026) in VA
Location: Arlington Career Center
Squadron Commander: Lt. Col. Shaun Adams
As a composite squadron, the membership focus is on cadet, cadet sponsor, and active senior members. Weekly meetings are mainly aimed at advancing cadets through the CAP Cadet Program. A separate meeting may be determined for active senior members as needed.
Unit Charter Number: MAR-DC-026
Office Symbol: DC026
The standard weekly meeting schedule is as follows. Please check the Activities Calendar for updates. Squadron events have DC026 in the title.
|Wednesday||Activities Planned||Uniform of the Day|
|1st||ALL: Safety Briefing; Aerospace Education||Class B / Corporate Service|
|2nd||CADET: Physical Training; Leadership||Athletic Apparel|
|3rd||ALL: Aerospace Education; Character Development||Class B / Corporate Service|
|4th||CADET: Leadership||ABU / Corporate Working|
|5th||ALL: Professional Development||ABU / Corporate Working|
Note: Due to COVID restrictions, all meetings may be joined virtually. Check the Activities Calendar for updates.
Here's an inside look at the squadron:
- Quality Cadet Unit Award (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021)
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Squadron Commander's Bio
Lt. Col. Shaun Adams has more than 18 years of CAP experience, first serving as a cadet in the New Jersey Wing. He also served in the Georgia and Arizona wings prior to transferring to the National Capital Wing in 2017. Some of his past CAP duties include finance officer, logistics officer, deputy commander, deputy commander for cadets, and director of cadet programs. He currently serves on the National Scholarship Committee.