Anoka Composite Squadron | Civil Air Patrol | MN-021


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Who We Are: Anoka Composite Squadron – Civil Air Patrol

Training the Future Leaders of the World

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  • Leadership Development
  • Discipline
  • Drill & Ceremonies
  • Customs & Courtesies
  • Learn to Lead a Team
  • Servant Leadership


Leading the Way in STEM Exploration and Career Discovery

anoka cap cadets at StellarX National Finals

  • Aerospace Education
  • Interaction with agencies like NASA
  • Hands-On STEM Kits
  • STEM Career Exploration
  • CyberPatriot: National Youth Cyber Defense Competition
  • StellarXplorers: National Space Systems Challenge


Serving our Community through Emergency Services

anoka cap cadet flight line marshal

  • Become certified in Emergency Services
  • Learn Flight Line Marshalling
  • Learn about Drone Operations in CAP


Anoka CAP Cadet Yelizar Dergachev featured on WCCO-TV (CBS affiliate) as Minnesota's Young Sheldon

Meet Minnesota's Young Sheldon - Yelizar Dergachev

Photo courtesy WCCO TV

Anoka CAP meets weekly on Tuesdays from 1830-2100.
Our squadron building and base of operations is located on the east side of the Anoka-Blaine Airport.

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Upcoming Cadet Meetings

UPDATED 2.5.23

Feb 7: Aerospace Education – ABUs
Feb 14: Emergency Services – SAFETY – ABUs
Feb 21: Fitness – PTs
Feb 28: Character Development – Blues

Mar 7: Aerospace Education – ABUs
Mar 14: Emergency Services – ABUs
Mar 21: Fitness – PTs
Mar 28: Character Development – Blues

See the full Calendar here

Senior Meetings

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See the full Calendar here


Upcoming Events

Feb 25: Mid Term Staff Training

Mar 11: Encampment Cadre Selection Exercise
Mar 18: St Cloud Cadet Lock In

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Quality Cadet Unit Award Winner

anoka cap quality cadet unit award

11 consecutive years

Recognition for Excellence

MNWG Squadron of the Year 2010, 2011, 2021

CyberPatriot Achievement

2nd Place, Gold Tier, ASD, MN – 2022
4th Place, Platinum Tier, ASD, MN – 2021

Squadron of Merit

Squadron of Merit recognizes the cadet program that is the best in the wing.



StellarX Achievement

National Finalists, 2018
National Semifinalists, 2017-2021

Most Recent Awards

MNWG Cadet of the Year:
C/LtCol Giselle Johnson
Torch Award: Lt Col Mary Albright
Cadet Programs Officer of the Year:
Capt Caitlin Albright
Public Affairs Officer of the Year (Cadet):
C/1stLt Kaitlyn Przybilla
Group 2 Senior of the Year: Capt Ryan Kenny