Thank you for your interest in the Col Francis S. Gabreski Cadet Squadron (NY-117). We are an elite unit of the Civil Air Patrol, the United States Air Force Auxiliary. Our three congressionally-chartered missions include Emergency Services, Aerospace Education, and the Cadet Program. Civil Air Patrol has over 60,000 members nationwide and operates a fleet of 550 aircraft.
Our program follows a military model and emphasizes Air Force traditions and values.
Today's cadets are tomorrow's leaders.