|Ready, on the ramp.|
|At CCR before the flight.|
These are not just entertainment flights: Cadets learn about checklists and pre-flight checks.
|Cadets participating in the pre-flight with Lt Eric Choate.|
|We check the exact amount of fuel before each flight.|
|Lt Michael Gross is our second o-ride pilot.|
|Just being in the cockpit is a lot of fun!|
|Cadets have the opportunity to try the controls (at a safe altitude, of course).|
|CAP headquarters at RHV.|
|Just returning from one of the flights.|
O-rides follow a syllabus and are teaching flights. Each cadet is entitled to 5 different flights, with 5 different things to learn, from basic aircraft controls to weather.
|A beautiful day for flying.|
|Parents watching their cadets/kids. We keep them safely positioned|
|Last flight: Lt Choate, cadets, and their parents. Everyone is excited.|
O-Rides are a very important part of CAP activities.