National Geographic : 1956 May
A Cadet Heads -* for the Blue Yonder Every CAP teen-ager gets six half-hour orienta tion flights as part of his squadron-level training. He does not take the controls, but his pilot, a CAP sen ior, explains everything that occurs. This youth waves from an Air Force L-16 at Salt Lake City Municipal Airport, Utah. Civil Air Patrol + Planes Gather for a Search Gas trucks refuel CAP aircraft beside a Stockton Municipal Airport runway as northern California units take part in a practice search-and-rescue mission.