Welcome to the local home of the Civil Air Patrol

Akron-Canton Composite Squadron (OH-278).

The Civil Air Patrol (CAP) is a congressionally chartered, federally supported non-profit corporation that serves as the official civilian auxiliary of the United States Air Force (USAF). CAP is a volunteer organization with an aviation-minded membership that includes members from all backgrounds.

On behalf of the Men, Women, and Cadets of the 278th Composite Squadron, welcome! If you have any questions about membership, the mission of the Civil Air Patrol, or our Squadron.  Here is the Facebook Page of our local Squadron!

For more information on what is the Civil Air Patrol, who can join and and how to join, please select one of the below images for the OH-278!

For information on meeting location and times, please click on the OH-278 emblem above!

The focus of OH-278 is cadet programs, to include Character Development, Leadership, Emergency Services, Physical Fitness, Electives, and Aerospace activities.

Click on the below link for the Ohio Civil Air Patrol.