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What criteria must a pilot meet to fly with CAP?

To be eligible to fly a corporate aircraft, the pilot must possess a valid FAA private, commercial or airline pilot certificate; must be an active CAP member at least 17 years in age; and must possess a valid and current medical certificate. The member must complete a flight check in the aircraft within the preceding 12 months as well as an annual written examination and annual aircraft questionnaires for each aircraft authorized to fly.  The pilot must have 200 PIC hours and 50 cross-country PIC hours to serve as a mission pilot.