Aircraft Safety

Civil Air Patrol

Petition Denied

Aggregated by AuxBeacon News Staff On September 19th 2006, the United States Court of Appeals will rule against Harold A. Coghlan, the 2003 Southeast Region…

Civil Air Patrol Drugs Morphine

Morphine CAP Pilot Lies, Crashes & Dies

Toxicological tests, after the accident, revealed that the Civil Air Patrol PIC had a toxic level of morphine in his blood. By examining the rate at which the morphine was metabolized, one can conclude that the drug was probably taken in flight, apparently for emergency relief from a migraine headache.