Mount Vernon Composite Squadron (DC045) in Va.
Location: Davison Army Airfield
Squadron Commander: Maj. Luis Aponte
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.
Charter Number: MAR-DC-045
Office Symbol: DC045
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||Cadets Only for Physical Fitness & Training||PT Gear|
|2nd||Cadets for Leadership Training + Active Senior Member Meeting & Wing Aircrew||ABU or Polo|
|3rd||Cadets Only for Aerospace Education Training||ABU|
|4th||Cadets for Promotions & Character Development + Active Senior Member Meeting||Blues (Class B)|
Here's an inside look at the squadron:
- Quality Cadet Unit Award (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2019, 2020)
- National Squadron of Distinction (2014)
- MAR Squadron of Distinction (2014)
- Squadron of Merit (2012, 2013, 2014, 2017, 2019)
- 1st Place Tie at National Agility Prime Cadet Competition (2020)
- 1st Place at Wing Cadet Competition (2021)
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