How to Get Involved with the CAF
VOLUNTEER WITH US
CAF members regularly and generously donate both their time and money to support the mission of the Commemorative Air Force.
Let the CAF benefit from your knowledge and experience! Whether you are an accountant, teacher, mechanic or pilot, the CAF can put your unique talents to good use.
There are many opportunities to volunteer with the CAF, including at CAF Headquarters, CAF airshows and events across the country. As a CAF member, you are invited to join a CAF unit near you. See our map of CAF units for more information.
Only CAF members can volunteer for CAF duty. Not a member? Join online NOW.
Volunteer at the CAF Wings Over Dallas Airshow
The CAF Wings Over Dallas Airshow showcases astounding flying demonstrations, battle reenactments, World War II veteran appearances, living history encampments, hands-on family activities, aircraft rides, cockpit tours, and more each year.
Learn more about CAF Wings Over Dallas.
Interested in volunteering for CAF Wings Over Dallas? The CAF could use your help before, during and after the show.
Click here for more information about volunteering at CAF Wings Over Dallas.
Want to hangout with the brass at CAF Headquarters? Volunteer!
Staff at CAF Headquarters could use your help on a wide variety of tasks. If you have a clerical or bookkeeping background, our finance department needs help to reconcile pass-through account detail, payables and organize unit records, as well as other related tasks.
Want to help the CAF run a top-notch merchandise store? We are looking for people who are excited about the CAF and willing to assist others. No prior knowledge in retail or running a store is required, just a readiness to help. Our ideal volunteers are flexible with their schedules. Contact Leah Block at email@example.com to find out how you can help out.
JOIN A CAF UNIT
The CAF has over 86 Units that members can join, including detachments and Units in Switzerland, Australia, New Zealand and France. Discover the Unit nearest you to get involved!
SPONSOR AN AIRCRAFT
In addition to being a CAF member, you can become an aircraft sponsor. Aircraft sponsors share in the cost of restoring, maintaining and operating a particular CAF aircraft. To find out more about become an aircraft sponsor, click here.
BECOME A CAF PILOT
With over 172 aircraft, the CAF is always looking for experienced and qualified pilots. You MUST be a CAF member and have a current pilot's license in order to apply, as well as other mandatory requirements. Additional information is available and ONLY seriously interested candidates are encouraged to contact a local unit or the CAF directly at (877) 767-7175. This information is subject to change at anytime at the discretion of the CAF’s VP of Safety/Maintenance/Operations.
WORK WITH US AT HEADQUARTERS
Looking for further opportunities? Discover available positions at the CAF Headquarters here!