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Miami Valley Composite Squadron (OH-284)

    Meeting Location:

    First Flight Aviation

    10600 Springboro Pike, Miamisburg, OH 45342



Meeting Day/Time: Wednesday, 6:00 - 8:00 PM

Squadron Commander: Maj Thomas Hartung

Email: thomas.hartung@ohwg.cap.gov

Phone: 702-306-2658

Website: http://oh284.cap.gov/

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/TheMighty284

The Miami Valley Composite Squadron is comprised of both senior and cadet members, conducting both the senior program and cadet program.  

The standard weekly meeting schedule is as follows. Please check the unit website calendar for any updates.

Wednesday  Agenda UOD
1st Aerospace Education  Class A/B Blues
2nd Emergency Services          ABU
3rd Physical Training (PT) Athletic Apparel (tennis shoes, black shorts, tan shirt)
4th Character Development/Team Building   Class A/B Blues
5th Special Activity Civilian Attire






The focus of OH-284 is on cadet programs to include Character Development, Leadership, Emergency Services, Physical Fitness, and Aerospace activities.

Squadron Point of Contact:

Maj Thomas Hartung



Squadron Awards

  • Quality Cadet Unit Award (2019)

Squadron Commander Bio

Maj Hartung is a 1986 graduate of the US Air Force Academy with a Bachelor’s Degree in Aeronautical Engineering. He earned a Master’s Degree in Aeronautical Engineering at the Air Force Institute of Technology in 1991. His primary duties throughout his career were as a Test Manager of various weapon systems. He has been involved with A-7, A-10, F-15, F-22, MQ-1, MQ-9, and RQ-4 aircraft testing. In addition, he served a tour in the Space Control Center of Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station. He completed his USAF career at the Nevada Test & Training Range. 

Maj Hartung retired from active duty in 2006 and has since served as an Engineering Support Contractor, currently supporting the F-15 System Program Office.

Maj Hartung joined Civil Air Patrol in 2004 and served until 2008. After moving to Ohio, he joined the Miami Valley Composite Squadron in 2021 and has served as Squadron Commander since May 2023.

Squadron Photos

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