Leroy R. Grumman Cadet Squadron, NER-NY-153

Civil Air Patrol - The Official Auxiliary of the United States Air Force

Activities 2018

Long Island Group Wreaths across America
Dec 15, 2018 at Calverton, NY

Leroy R. Grumman Wreaths Across America
Uncle Giuseppe's
890 Melville Road, Melville NY 11747
November 11 , 2018
Wreaths Across America Total Fundraiser $ 3,607.00

Long Island Group Aviation Day, November 10, 2018

The Adventure Park at Long Island, Leroy R. Grumman Squadron

Wheatley Heights, NY 11798, Lt.Col McLaughlin Blazing the Trail. Sept 30, 2018

July 10, 2018
Leroy R. Grumman Food Drive for the Beacon House

July 10, 2018, The Leroy R. Grumman squadron helped delivered $1,500.00 worth of food to
Beacon House to helps homeless veterans and their families and veterans who are struggling.
Grumman Squadron Rise about $1,500.00 worth of food from there food drive. Want to thank
Stop & Shop for there helped. Also want to thank all the cadets and seniors.

Northport Memorial Day Parade on May 28, 2018
Leroy R. Grumman Cadet Squadron.

Bayport Aerodrome on May 20,2018,Long Island Group, Civi Air Patrol
Celebration of Vintage Transportation

  Lt Raymond J.  Enners Memorial & Award, April 7, 2018
Leory R. Grumman Color Guard

  Leroy R. Grumman Cadet Promotion Night on April 3, 2018

Leory R. Grumman VA Nursing Home Visit and Color Guard Presentation
                                           On St. Patrick Day, Northport, NY

Long Island Group Military Ball, Feb 2, 2018


The following are some of the activities that squadron cadets and seniors have taken part in over the last several years.

Orientation Flying in CAP's Cessna 172 aircraft

Control Tower visits at Islip MacArthur, Republic & Kennedy airports

Fire / Rescue Facility at Islip MacArthur & Republic airports

Enroute Radar Control facility (High altitude)

ARTC (Area Radar Terminal Control) Approach and departure control for JFK, Laguardia, Newark, Teterboro, Islip and Westchester airports.

Suffolk County Police Helecopter Unit

Orientation Flights in US Air Force Pavehawk helecopters and C-130 refeuling tankers at Gabreski Airport

Tour of Grumman Center in Bethpage where all flew the A-10 "Warthog" simulator

Setting and removing flags for Memorial Day on graves at Calverton National Cemetary (Annual)

East Northport Memorial Day Parade (Annual)

B-17 visit at Republic - Cadets and seniors were tasked with crowd control (all CAP members working event got to ride in the B-17)

Jones Beach Air Show, the USAF Blue Angels are assisted in their Republic Airport Operations by several squadrons of CAP LI Group. Senior and cadets provided security and flight line duty for the event.

Flight Safety Tour

Cadets from Suffolk Cadet Squadron VII accompanied by their Squadron Commander, Capt. Darren Cioffi and their Aerospace Education Officer, Lt.Col. Glenn Mackey visited Flight Safety at LaGuardia Airport Friday, March 21, 2008.

Members of Squadron VII have visited the Cradle of Aviation Museum located in Garden City, NY.  They were accompanied by Senior Members. 
Balloon Fest
Members of LI Group Squadrons are called upon to assist during Balloon Fest.  Cadets and Seniors typically spend the entire weekend at this event. 


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Leroy R. Grumman Cadet Squadron (NER-NY-153)

Meet on Tuesday, 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM

79 Middleville Road, Northport, NY 11768

Upcoming Events (SQ,GRP and Wing)

Tuesday, Oct 26 at 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday, Nov 2 at 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday, Nov 3 at 8:00 AM - Monday, Nov 8 4:00 PM
Friday Nov 5 - Sunday Nov 7

Long Island Group Wreaths Across America, Dec 15, 2018

Wreaths Across America

Saturday, December 15, 2018

10:00 AM 2:30 PM

Long Island National Cemetery (map)

Join us for the Wreaths Across America Memorial Ceremony. This moving ceremony allows us to honor those that have served our country while teaching others of their sacrifice. Parents, friends, family and the general public are welcome!

Uniform - BDU / ABU or Alternate Cadet Uniform. NOTE THAT THIS IS A COLD WEATHER EVENT - warm coat (civilian ok), gloves & hats are required.


Required Items - CAP Form 60-80 and two CAP Form 161's as well as bottled water and a snack. PLEASE make sure you have eaten prior to the event.

OIC - Capt. Mark Del Orfano, CAP Safety Officer - TBD

Squadron Holiday Party on December 18th, 2018

Leroy R. Grumman Holiday Party on December 18th,2018

at VA Hospital Squadron Meeting Hall

Time: 7:00 PM to 9:30PM

Family and Friends are invited

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