The Civil Air Search and Rescue Association (CASARA), is a Canada-wide volunteer aviation association dedicated to providing air search support services in downed aircraft, recently more humanitarian efforts, and promotes Canada’s Search and Rescue Program across Canada. Our volunteers are on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to assist in providing air search assistance to the Royal Canadian Air Force.

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CASARA NEWS

Success In The North Besides the event in Yukon, there was a search conducted for a missing hunter recently in Nunavut! This involved John Vander Velde (Director of NU), Koovian Flanagan, Leesee Papatsie, Gerard Nadrowski, and Meeka Mike searching for Robert Joamie. Robert went caribou hunting o...
Ongoing Search In The North This past week we have seen multiple events take place in the north involving CASARA. One of them is in the north west, Yukon and one in the north east, Nunavut. In this story we’re going to look at how CASARA YK has been involved with a 70 year mystery on a missing air...
SARscene 2021 Announcement CASARA is proud to help share that SARscene will be held in Saskatoon, SK in 2021! Please read the letter from President Bobbi Buchanan from SARSAV (Search and Rescue Saskatchewan Association of Volunteers) that was sent to our President Frank Schuurmans. Voir ici :...
COVID-19 CASARA Public Update CASARA is still operationally ready despite the current national state of COVID-19. We will continue to operate in all 10 provinces and 3 territories but will implement our operating procedures according to Health Canada’s guidelines. This will include social distanci...