Author: James Toebes

New Airplane – No moving parts.

Interest new plane  with no moving parts.  No propellers or jet engine.  Interesting details on the aerodynamics and physics involved. https://www.theguardian.com/science/2018/nov/21/first-ever-plane-with-no-moving-parts-takes-flight https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-018-0707-9

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Cyberpatriot Kickoff – Friday, July 13, 2018

http://uscyberpatriot.org/ Cyberpatriot is a National Competition To promote Education in Computer Technology and Safety. No skill is required. There are online lessons and competitions where they can demonstrate what they learn. If you aree interested or just curious, Come join in. Friday, July 13, 2018 7:00 pm | Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00) |…

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Washington DC trip.

Apex Cadet Squadron will be traveling to Washington DC. Departure Wednesday Aug 1. Quartering at Quantico. Visits to Arlington and other DC Locations. More details as itinerary is finalized. Returning on Saturday Aug 4. Cost $10/Person. Breakfast included in trip. Each participant will be responsible for their own Lunch and Dinner cost. Max of 16…

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Museum of Life and Science – 19 May 2018

On 19 May 2018 we are planning a day at the Museum of Life and Science. In particular, they have exhibits about weather and about aerospace topics along with many other things to do. The museum is in Durham and we will plan to arrive anytime after 0930 and you may stay as late as…

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Balloon Fest – May 25-28 2018

The WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest has asked Civil Air Patrol to help with this year’s event. They have asked for a lot of help!  It will be held on Memorial weekend May 25-28 in the town of Fuquay-Varina. If you are available and would like to volunteer your time to the community, please sign up using the google form…

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Honor Guard Training weekend, 30-31 March 2018

NCWG will hold a two day Honor Guard Training weekend, 30-31 March located at NCWG HQ.   The purpose of this weekend will be to introduce Honor Guard to those wishing to join a Unit HG, refreshing of skills for existing Honor Guard, and a head start for those attending the Honor Guard Academy this July…

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