Two Georgia Wing siblings – Cadet Cols. Kay McAbee and Leland McAbee of the Ellijay Composite Squadron– have been awarded Civil Air Patrol’s top cadet honor, the Gen. Carl A. Spaatz Award, with Maj. Gen.-select Ed Phelka presenting the pair with their framed certificates.
The experienced pilot, CAP member, and veteran brings his squadron command experience to Mississippi Wing.
3..2..1..LIFTOFF! Yesterday, several Marietta members watched Resilience as it lifted off of Launchpad 39-A at Kennedy Space Center marking beginning of the SpaceX Crew-1’s record setting launch.
Georgia Wing has begun to allow in-person meetings with strict health and safety measures in effect.
Marietta teen, student pilot excels as a leader of her peers.
"I wanted to be a Spaatz Cadet, I wanted to attend the International Air Cadet Exchange (IACE), and I wanted to outrank my older brother."