About CASARA Ontario

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CIVIL AIR SEARCH AND RESCUE ASSOCIATION Ontario, formed in 1982, is a not-for-profit corporation. The aim, objective and purpose of CASARA Ontario are to provide an organized and trained group of volunteers to aid and assist the Department of National Defence in the conduct of Search and Rescue, and in the promotion of awareness of the Search and Rescue System to the Ontario public. CASARA is requested to provide this assistance by virtue of a Memorandum of Understanding and a Contribution Agreement with each government department.
CASARA Ontario is a member organization of the national Civil Air Search and Rescue Association. For our locations please see…
CASARA Ontario Zones of Operation


To provide additional humanitarian and air search capability to the Canadian Armed Forces.
To promote search and rescue awareness in the general aviation community.

Membership in CASARA Ontario can give you valuable training in search and rescue, first aid and survival skills, and a rewarding experience in providing service to your fellow Canadians,

“That others may live”


Click here to learn about CASARA National.