Monthly Archives: September 2018

AIR SEARCH SUSPENDED

Sept 20th PEPAir reported: It is with sorrow and dismay, that I report the search for the missing RV6 from Edmonton to Chilliwack has come to a close at this time. We will however use this area in our future [...]

PHOTO RECONNAISSANCE

Specially Equipped CAP Planes Conducting Florence Damage Assessment Flights Civil Air Patrol is in full launch mode this week in the Carolinas, with aircrews in both states conducting aerial imagery flights with specially equipped planes in support of the Federal [...]

PEPAir/CASARA – Missing Aircraft – Sept 15th.

PEP Air/CASARA Transportation Role

As identified back in July (Tofino incident) PEP Air/CASARA play an essential transportation role in addition to its SAR responsibilities.  Making sure other key rescuers can be on scene in the shortest possible time .. anywhere in the Province. 5 [...]

Training Exercise, Aug 31

No peace for the "wicked" .... with a somewhat rare smoke-free day GCIEO took to the skies in our on-going efforts to ensure certification currency of members. The second such flight this past month.    The crew was tasked with [...]

Altitude Does Matter!

The subject had the presence of mind to create a "signal". The Spotters had the skill sets to recognize it. Job well done, CASARA. On August 30th Northern Saskatchewan CASARA members in La Ronge,  were tasked by the RCMP to [...]