Can you do the flying jobs of the CAP without all the military practices?
I don't want to join the military but want to gain hours with some program similar to the CAP but don't want to put up with military practices made by the CAP. Anywhere? Thanks
Asked By: East Coast Pilot - 4/1/2011
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TL,DR: CAP is not as military as you think. If you are over 18 and already have your Private Pilot Certificate, it is a great way to build flight time, gain experience, get extra flight training, and serve your community. And the military parts are limited to the uniforms you wear and how you treat other people in the... More
Answered By: Keith Conway - 4/1/2011
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Civil Air Patrol (CAP) is the auxiliary of the US Air Force, which makes it a paramilitary organization. You may wish to pursue an avenue a friend of mine did to learn to fly: he worked at a private airport on exchange for lessons.
Answered By: dieterzakas - 4/1/2011
I don't believe the military aspect of being a CAP pilot are all that bad. It's the *air force* auxiliary so there's nothing you can do to completely avoid it.
Answered By: Plainer - 4/1/2011
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