Ribbon, Wright Brothers Award, Civil Air Patrol


Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

This award is awarded to CAP Cadets upon completion of Phase I of their training and is accompanied by a promotion to Cadet Staff Sergeant.

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number


Physical Description

Civil Air Patrol (CAP) Wright Brothers Award ribbon; dark green background; white vertical stripe on outer edge with light green and blue vertical stripes; Wright 1903 Flyer depicted in center of ribbon.

Credit Line

Donated by Col. Louisa S. Morse (C.A.P.)

Country of Origin

United States of America


  • Natural Fabric
  • Plastic
  • Ink


3-D: 3.5 × 0.3 × 1.1cm (1 3/8 × 1/8 × 7/16 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum


AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons