The Canadian Owners and Pilots Association was founded in 1952 to speak as the unified voice for general aviation in Canada. Since then, COPA has grown to meet the ever-changing needs of the Canadian aviation community and became the recognized voice of general aviation in Canada.
As a member of COPA, you'll have access to a variety of resources and perks to enhance your aviation experience, including discounts on insurance, such as the COPA exclusive VIP Aviation Insurance, a 90-day trial subscription to Infinite Flight Pro, access to aviation guides written by COPA Staff, COPA Flight contributors, and COPA members and much more!
Whether you're a seasoned pilot or just starting your aviation journey, joining COPA can provide you with the resources and connections you need to thrive in the Canadian aviation community.
COPA members are encouraged to complete the NAV CANADA Experience Form to share their experiences with NAV CANADA our Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP). We are interested in hearing your experiences with the ANSP, both the positive experiences and the experiences that were not positive.
COPA is continuing to advocate on behalf of our members on this issue. If you are experiencing significant delays or issues with processing your aviation medical, we encourage you to complete the form below.
The new COPA Safety Program plays an important role in mitigating the inherent risks associated with flying by helping pilots enhance their skills and knowledge, resulting in the potential decrease of incidents and accidents.
The COPA Flight Safety Foundation provides a variety of aviation safety related educational, scholarships and training services to the
Canadian general aviation community and relies exclusively on donations to fund these services.