We are actively seeking new Flight Crew Members.

  • We operate two warbirds which are maintained and hangared at our home field in Conroe Texas: Little Raider and SNJ-5 
  • These vintage and rare aircraft typically operate from April to November each year, representing the CAF locally and across the United States at airshows, flyovers and civic events. 
  • Our volunteers are highly trained in a variety of flight and ground crew roles, all working as a team to bring these experiences to the public. 
  • By joining the CAF and our Wing and engaging with our members, you can become part of our crew, helping us deliver the mission and even flying with us in these unique, vintage WW II airplanes.


The Gulf Coast Wing membership have returned to meeting in person at the General Aviation Services hangar at Conroe-North Houston Regional Airport, generally on the second Saturday of the month. On occasion we meet virtually as well. We invite prospective members or guests to contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for meeting information.

Important Membership Note

  • To join the Gulf Coast Wing you must be a member of the Commemorative Air Force at the national level. If you already have a national level membership in the CAF, please have your Colonel ID number at hand to complete the Gulf Coast Wing membership application. 
  • Membership in the Commemorative Air Force is $225 per year, and dues are tax deductible.
  • Apply for your national CAF membership here: CommemorativeAirForce.org 
  • Once you have joined the CAF, and have received your Colonel ID number, the Gulf Coast Wing will be pleased to accept your application for local membership in our unit. 
  • Annual dues for the Gulf Coast Wing are an additional $50 per year.

Do you have questions about national or local level membership in the CAF?

Email Form - Contact Recruiting Officer

To join GCW as a flying crew member, you must have registered a PX customer account and be logged in to this site.

Online Form - JOIN Gulf Coast Wing as Crew Member and Supporter

OR you can join via US MAIL with the below linked PDF form. Print it, fill it out, and mail it to the address indicated.

Download, print, complete, and mail this PDF form

GCW Mailing Address

CAF Gulf Coast Wing

 P. O. Box 56

Conroe TX 77305


Conroe/North Houston Regional Airport

General Aviation Services

 5260 Central Parkway

Conroe, Texas 77303

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