July 13, 2017

Events In Coming Week


July 14 – 16, 70 Mile Lake, BC: COPA Flight 72 BC Floatplane AGM www.flyingu.com for an overview of the ranch & its amenities.

July 15, Fort Vermilion, AB (CEZ4): Fort Vermilion which is the oldest town in Alberta, Mackenzie County and the Fort Vermilion Board of Trade are hosting a Fly-in and name change at the local Fort Vermilion Airport.

The event is taking place at 1300 in Fort Vermilion Airport, which will be renamed on the day to Wop-May Memorial Airport, Fort Vermilion.

July 15-16, Peterborough, ON (CYZA):  The Peterborough Airport and COPA Flight 34 present an air event/fly-in. Saturday 8-5 and Sunday 8-4. The dinner/dance banquet will start with cocktails at 5:30 on Saturday evening, dinner at 6:30.  The B-17G (Sentimental Journey of the “Flying Legends of Victory Tour”), will arrive at noon on the 10th of July. The B-17G will be parked in front of the Airport terminal for viewing tours ($5)  during the week from 9am to 6pm.

July 15, Port Elgin, ON (CNL4): Join COPA Flight 172 for COPA for Kids event at Port Elgin Airport. 1000 to 1400. Rain date July 16. Contact: Steve McDougall 519-385-2867   steve.mcd@bmts.com  www.copa172.com

July 15, New Germany, NS (CCA2): COPA 196/The Bluenose Flying Club New Germany Lake N44.55, W64.74. (weather day July 16), 9th Annual Pilot’s Picnic. Comm 122.8 Contact Mervin Zinck (902)-521-5388

15 juillet, Saint-André-Avellin, QC (CAA2): La corporation des pilotes vous invite à leur 5ième déjeuner aérien. Le déjeuner sera servit de 8:30h à 12:00h à l’intérieur du hangar principal de l’aérodrome. Venez visiter notre belle région, parler aviation et faire de nouveaux amis dans une ambiance amicale. Piste en gazon. Bienvenue aux campeurs sous-l’aile. Nous aurons aussi une exposition de véhicules antiques. Pour information : 819-983-8454 ou paulam@live.ca ou CFS-CAA2.

July 15th, Saint-André-Avellin, QC (CAA2): The corporation of pilots of Saint-André-Avellin invites you to their 5th Annual Summer Fly-in. Breakfast will be served inside the aerodrome’s main hangar from 8:30 hr to 12:00 hr. Come, visit our beautiful area, make new friends and talk aviation in a friendly, homey atmosphere. There is a grass airstrip with plenty of parking. Welcome also to under-the-wing campers.  We will also have an antique car show. For more information: 819-983-8454,paulam@live.ca or CFS-CAA2.

July 15, Tillsonburg, ON (CYTB):  Canadian Harvard Aircraft Association Fly Day/Open House. Come hear the ROAR of the Harvards as they take to the skies! 0900 to 1600 hrs. Admission by donation. Contact Pat Hanna at p_hanna@harvards.com (519-212-6021) or visit our website at www.harvards.com

July 15, St. John’s, NL:  COPA Flight 97 will host a BBQ and static display on July 15th  at CYYT.  Please contact Minette LeDrew, Navigator, mgrose@nf.sympatico.ca  (709 – 682-1302) or visit the COPA Flight 97 Facebook  group.  Also visit our website at www.copa97.ca. (please note only public events are posted on the website)

July 16, Vulcan, AB (CFX6): Vulcan flying club annual fly in breakfast 0800 to 1100.  Jesse Bjornson 403-485-3696.

July 16th, Iroquois, ON (CNP7) The Iroquois Flying Club’s Special 51st Annual Fly-In Breakfast beside the beautiful St. Lawrence 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Seaplane dock near the airport. Information: 613 657-1646.

July 16, Campbell River, BC (CYBL): 4th annual WINGS ‘n’ WHEELS fly in and car show. Camping allowed – breakfast starts at 0700. Expecting military displays and flypast plus a B25. Sat evening July 15th hangar Dine and Dance – advance tickets only. Call or email Bill 250-287-6259 bill@sealandaviation.com

July 19, Grand Forks, BC (CZGF): The Grand Forks Flying Association would like to inform you that we are on the Snowbirds demonstration team schedule. http://www.rcaf-arc.forces.gc.ca/en/snowbirds/schedule page. The show will start @ 1600. Please be early, Notam will close airspace. Camping under the wing or RV will be available on site if needed. For more information James 250-442-9424 or email jtetraynor@hotmail.com