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The '''Commander, Air Group''' (more commonly known as the '''CAG''') is the senior pilot aboard a [[Battlestar]] and is responsible for all flight operations. The rank normally held by the CAG is Captain.
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The '''Commander, Air Group''' (more commonly known as the '''CAG''') is the senior pilot aboard a [[battlestar]] and is responsible for all flight operations. The rank normally held by the CAG is Captain.
  
==Commander, Air Group Battlestar ''Galactica''==
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==Commander, Air Group battlestar ''Galactica''==
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* Captain [[Jackson Spencer|Jackson "Ripper" Spencer]] ([[Miniseries]]. Killed in action)
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* Captain [[Lee Adama|Lee "Apollo" Adama]] ([[Miniseries]] through "[[The Captain's Hand]]". Promoted to Commanding Officer of ''Pegasus'')
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* Captain [[George Birch|George "Catman" Birch]] ("[[Home, Part I]]". Temporary replacement for Lee Adama)
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* Captain [[Kara Thrace|Kara "Starbuck" Thrace]] ("[[The Captain's Hand]]" through "[[Lay Down Your Burdens, Part II]]". Settled on New Caprica)
 
* Lieutenant [[Louanne Katraine|Louanne "Kat" Katraine]]
 
* Lieutenant [[Louanne Katraine|Louanne "Kat" Katraine]]
* Captain [[Kara Thrace|Kara "Starbuck" Thrace]] (Retired on New Caprica)
 
* Captain [[Lee Adama|Lee "Apollo" Adama]] (Promoted to Major and re-assigned as Battlestar ''Pegasus'' [[Executive Officer]])
 
* Captain [[George Birch|George "Catman" Birch]] (Temporary replacement for Captain Adama)
 
* Captain Lee "Apollo" Adama (Placed under arrest but escapes custody and becomes a fugitive)
 
* Captain [[Jackson Spencer|Jackson "Ripper" Spencer]] (Killed in Action)
 
  
==Commander, Air Group Battlestar ''Pegasus''==
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* Captain [[Cole Taylor|Cole "Stinger" Taylor]]
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==Commander, Air Group battlestar ''Pegasus''==
* Captain Kara "Starbuck" Thrace (Transfered to Battlestar ''Galactica'')
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* Captain [[Cole Taylor|Cole "Stinger" Taylor]] (Relieved by Admiral [[Helena Cain]] in "[[Resurrection Ship, Part I]]")
* Captain Cole "Stinger" Taylor (Replaced by Admiral [[Helena Cain]])
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* Captain Kara "Starbuck" Thrace (Replaced Cole Taylor, but transfered back to ''Galactica'' in "[[The Captain's Hand]]")
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* current CAG unknown
  
 
==Notes==
 
==Notes==
"[[Wikipedia:Commander, Air Group|CAG]]" is a US Navy term that has gained widespread recognition through films such as Top Gun and television series such as JAG. While the term CAG is technically obsolete as Air Groups are now known as Air Wings, it is nevertheless still used, especially on an informal level.
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"[[Wikipedia:Commander, Air Group|CAG]]" is a US Navy term that has gained widespread recognition through films such as Top Gun and television series such as JAG. While the term CAG is technically obsolete as Air Groups are now known as Air Wings, and the position has thus been renamed to "Commander, Air Wing" (CAW) it is nevertheless still used, especially on an informal level.
  
 
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Revision as of 11:00, 18 October 2006

The Commander, Air Group (more commonly known as the CAG) is the senior pilot aboard a battlestar and is responsible for all flight operations. The rank normally held by the CAG is Captain.


Commander, Air Group battlestar Galactica


Commander, Air Group battlestar Pegasus

Notes

"CAG" is a US Navy term that has gained widespread recognition through films such as Top Gun and television series such as JAG. While the term CAG is technically obsolete as Air Groups are now known as Air Wings, and the position has thus been renamed to "Commander, Air Wing" (CAW) it is nevertheless still used, especially on an informal level.