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COPA for Kids, Saturday May 25th 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
At the Alkan Air Flight Training Center, 130 Condor Road. Free flights for kids aged 8 to 17. Volunteer pilots and ground crew needed! Event held in conjunction with the Yukon Transportation Museum Season Kick-Off Barbeque.
Underwater Egress Course in Whitehorse:
Do you fly a fixed-wing aircraft or a helicopter over water? Have you ever wondered what would happen if you had to ditch? AES is coming back to Whitehorse to teach best practices to get out a submerged aircraft or helicopter. June 1 & 2, 2019. For more information and to register visit www.dunkyou.com or www.egresstraining.ca, courses recommended for crew and passengers
June 26 to 29, 2013 - CYXY
COPA National Airtour visted Whitehorse on their way from Dawson Creek to Fairbanks. Thank you to Great River Air, Fireweed Helicopters and Volunteers to help with the BBQ for that large crowd.
May 12, 2013: COPA fly-in breakfast Atlin
May 9 to 14, 2013:
Egress course in Whitehorse
For information contact Aviation Egress Systems.
Copa for Kids
Off - Strip Operations on Yukon Airports
Recently YTG has issued a NOTAM, that does not allow any fixed wing aircraft to operate outside prepared surfaces at certified airports, unless prior permission has been obtained.
Read & Apply here
George Balmer, our former president, has an own website with tonnes of interesting and entertaining stuff about aviation in the Yukon. You can check it out here:
Grey Mountain Lions Club
This group of great people always supports our Copa for Kids events by providing free food and great mood. Thanks!
Air North - Yukon's Airline
This company is an important cornerstone for the Yukon and its visitors. Air North also supports the Copa for Kids events. Learn more here: