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Mount Vernon Composite Squadron (DC045) in Va.

Location: Davison Army Airfield
Britten Dr, Fort Belvoir, VA 22060

Meetings: Thursdays

Squadron Commander: Lt. Col. Bill Eliason

Email: dc045@natcapwg.cap.gov

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 for active senior members is held on the second and fourth Thursday of the month. A wing-wide aircrew meeting is also held at this location on the second Thursday of the month.

Squadron Motto: "TBD"

The standard weekly meeting schedule is as follows. Please check the Activities Calendar for updates. Squadron events have DC045 in the title.

Thursday Activities Planned Uniform of the Day
1st to be determined (TBD) TBD
2nd TBD + Active Senior Member Meeting & Wing Aircrew TBD
3rd TBD TBD
4th TBD + Active Senior Member Meeting TBD
5th TBD TBD

Note: Due to COVID restrictions, all meetings may be joined virtually. Check the Activities Calendar for updates.


Squadron Photos

Here's an inside look at the squadron:

Cadets preparing for a glider orientation flight.
Cadets preparing for a glider orientation flight.
A group photo after a tour of an Air Force tanker aircraft.
A group photo after a tour of an Air Force tanker aircraft.
Cadets taking a physical fitness test.
Cadets taking a physical fitness test.
A Coast Guard helicopter intercepts a CAP aircraft during a training exercise.
A Coast Guard helicopter intercepts a CAP aircraft during a training exercise.
A cadet scores 100% on an online exam.
A cadet scores 100% on an online exam.
Cadets learn about ELTs.
Cadets learn about ELTs.
An aircrew flies a proficiency training flight.
An aircrew flies a proficiency training flight.


Squadron Awards

  • Quality Cadet Unit Award (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2019, 2020)
  • Squadron of Merit (2019, 2017, 2013, 2012)

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Squadron Commander's Bio

Bio coming soon.

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