Composite Squadron

NY 292

"Black Sheep"

NY CAP Squadron 292

Civil Air Patrol

CAP offers opportunities for both adult membership, those who are age 18 and older, and cadet membership for youth ages 12 to 21. Squadron 292 is based in Greater Binghamton Airport terminal building, Binghamton New York. The Squadron serves both Broome and Tioga counties, and meets Thursday evenings at 1830 (6:30pm civilian).

Moving Up and Forward

From it's earliest days providing transport during WW 2, through the Cold War, and now in post 9/11 times, Squadron 292 has served the community, and, over the last few years, is experiencing exceptional growth. This allows the Squadron to provide a robust learning experience and creative environment for talented Cadets and Officers. The Unit enjoys secured long term commitments for its facilities, and looks forward to continuing its mission and volunteer expansion in the future.

Winner of the Quality Cadet Unit Award 2012-13, 2013-14, 2015, 2016 and 2017!

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CAP Volunteer Service

Joining CAP allows you to help your country. CAP members assist their fellow citizens - Natural Disasters, Aviation Accidents, Finding the Lost.

The Civil Air Patrol performs three main functions:

  • Emergency Services
  • Aerospace Education
  • Cadet Programs