Rushmore Composite Squadron

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Open House: March 29th at 7:00 PM

Civil Air Patrol Rushmore Composite Squadron plans open house

Box Elder, SD – The Rushmore Composite Squadron, local unit of Civil Air Patrol, is hosting an open house at 19:00, Thursday, 29 March 2018 at Building 609, Ellsworth Air Force Base. Pick up will be at the Visitor Center outside the main gate starting at 18:00 with last pick up at 18:50. According to Capt Michael Johnson, squadron commander, the entire community is welcome to attend and learn more about Civil Air Patrol.

 Special instructions for media wishing to attend on base, you will need to contact the 28th Bomb Wing Public Relations office directly at 605.385.5056 or

Members of the squadron will be present to greet visitors and explain CAP’s missions of Aerospace Education, Emergency Services and Cadet Programs. The open house is designed to create a greater awareness of CAP’s presence and contributions in the community as well as recruitment of new members.dd text, images, and other content


Mailing Address: 4275 Airport Road, Suite A, Rapid City, SD 57703

Phone: Mobile: 605-939-0318 / Office: 605-385-2922/385-2925/385-1501 

Welcome to the Rushmore Composite Squadron Website.  We hope you'll find what you're looking for.  Just click on the links above to start exploring. We meet on Thursday Nights at 1830 at building 609 on Ellsworth AFB.  For directions, click on "Interested in Joining?" above.

One of our Cessna 182's with Garmin G1000 advanced avionics.

Rushmore Squadron Calendar

Three Calendars are here: The Squadron Events, Wing Events, and IP Scheduling