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 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 5.15.24

May 21: Fitness – PTs
May 28: Character Development – Blues

June 4: Aerospace Education – ABUs
June 11: Cadet Change of Command & Awards – Blues
June 18: Fitness – PTs
June 25: Character Development – Blues

See the full Calendar here

Senior Meetings

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See the full Calendar here


Upcoming Events

May 18: Staff Selection Exercise
May 18-19: Duluth Air Show Register
May 24: Standard Encampment Registration Ends
May 31: Late Encampment Registration Ends

June 9: Rush City Fly In
June 11: Cadet Change of Command & Mid Year Awards
June 22: Rocket Launch with MASA
June 24-28: StellarCamp – Register here
June 30-July 7: MNWG Encampment

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Quality Cadet Unit Award Winner

13 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, 2023

Squadron of Merit & Distinction

Nationally recognized cadet program



StellarX Achievement

National Finalists, 2018
National Semifinalists, 2017-2023

Most Recent Awards

Wing Cadet of the Year: Anna Stambaugh
Wing Family of the Year: Benjamin-Dinneen-Morris
Group 2 Senior of the Year: Michael Topel
E & T Officer of the Year: Michael Topel
Admin Officer of the Year: Laurel Dinneen
Character Development Instructor of the Year: Patrick Wolfgram
Comms Officer of the Year: Shane Stambaugh
Ops Officer of the Year: Steven Boudouris
Coffin Memorial Award: Shane Stambaugh
Torch Award: Mary Albright