August 3, 2017

Events Next Week


August 5-6, Winnipeg-Lyncrest, MB, (CJL5):  Springfield Flying Club is moving their Annual mid-August BBQ to Sun Aug 6 to coincide with visit of Vimy Flight to Winnipeg. Those flying in early can camp out on field Sat Aug 5. Will have a campfire and singalong. Main event Sun Aug 6 from 1000-1600. Food vendors, antique cars, BCATP aircraft, club members planes, Winnipeg Gliding Club display and of course the Vimy Flight aircraft and crews. Prize draws and 50-50. Special draw for pilots flying in. More info at and

August 1-25: Governor’s Cup Cross Canada Air Rally: Celebrate Canada’s 150th Anniversary with a group of International Flyers ! 10 provinces ! 1 Territory ! Join us for 1 day, 2 days, one section or the entire Air Rally. This event will help finance the Aeronautical Training program in 2 Canadian schools. or 450-969-2247 

August 6, Killarney Manitoba (CJS5): Killarney Flying Club Annual Fly-In Breakfast. 0800 – 1200.  Bob buys breakfast for any pilot flying in that mentions they saw this ad in “On The Horizon”. Contact or text Bob 204-523-6316 or

August 9-11, Abbotsford, BC: The Canadian Business Aviation Association (CBAA) has partnered with other major aviation groups to create a one-of- a-kind event that marries the best of CBAA’s convention, exhibit and static with one of North America’s biggest airshows and a major aerospace conference.  Open to all, with a focus on corporate and non-scheduled commercial operations of all sizes, CBAA 2017 sessions are geared towards pilots, crew, operations managers, maintenance, schedulers & dispatchers and more. For more information, visit

August 11-13, Havelock NB (CCS5): The Havelock Flying Club/COPA Flight 27 invites you to our 2017 Annual Fly-in.  To celebrate Canada’s 150th and our Havelock Flying Club’s 50th Anniversary we are offering a Canso Canadian Silver Coin to the Pilot flying in from the furthest location. Breakfasts on both Saturday and Sunday mornings, Auction and Suppertime Pig Roast on Saturday. BBQ at Lunch hour. Camping Sites available.

11-13 août, Lac Etchemin, QC: RVA libAIRté. Contactez 581-307-8062 ou