Category Archives: Upcoming Events

A list of Upcoming Events and Meetings

November 14, 2017 Meeting

When: Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Where: The Lion’s Den, Exeter
Agenda: 19:00 – A short business meeting followed by our guest speaker.
Topic: Radek Wyrzykowski, EAA Manager of Flight Proficiency, speak about the VMC Club and run a sample VMC Club meeting.  For the VMC Club he prepares a monthly VFR flying scenario in video format, pilots then discuss what they would do if presented with the situation.  The goal is to make flying safer by sharing knowledge and experience. 
Notes: vmc-clubThe VMC Club is modeled after the popular IMC Club concept which provides organized “hangar flying” focused on building proficiency in instrument flying. The VMC Club will do the same, but for pilots who are not instrument rated and fly primarily under visual flight rules and under VMC.


Christmas Party, Friday, December 8th, 2017

Location:  Ironwood Golf Club
70969 Morrison Line, Exeter, ON
Date:  Friday, December 8, 2017
Time:  18:00 Cash Bar, 19:00 Dinner
Agenda:  Socializing, a great meal, the year in review and the presentation of the “Fly the Dream” Scholarship for 2017, schedules permitting.
Details:  Stay tuned for more information.  The ticket price and ticket locations have yet to be determined.

January 9, 2018 Meeting

When: Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Where: The Lion’s Den, Exeter
Agenda: 19:00 – A short business meeting followed by our guest speaker.
Topic: Dave Kirby, Fire Patrol with Discovery Air (Sudbury and Thunder Bay).
Notes: Dave will discuss the roles of Detection, Birddog and Tanker Pilots and how they function in detection and control of fires in Northern Ontario.


COPA invite Flight Reps to Consultation Session

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Dear COPA Flight Captains,

In follow up to the previous emails regarding the COPA Flight Consultation session on October 21st at the Waterloo-Wellington Flight Centre, I am writing to inform you that we have secured a corporate rate at the Radisson Kitchener-Waterloo hotel.

Those wishing to have their hotel rooms reimbursed by COPA should contact the hotel to make your reservation. The phone number for the hotel is (519) 894-9500. Advise them that you are with COPA in order to get our rate.

A reminder that COPA will reimburse one hotel room night per COPA Flight.

Thanks and we look forward to seeing you on the 21st. 

Carter Mann

Manager of Government Affairs and Communications

COPA