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About COPA Flight 8

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COPA Flight 8 is the local chapter of the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association in the Ottawa, Ontario area.


COPA Flight 8 became dormant in April 2015 after its last meeting and officially became inactive on 31 December 2016. There are no further meetings currently scheduled.


COPA Flight 8 used to meet on the 4th Wednesday of each month except July, August & December. Meetings used to start at 1930 hours (7:30 pm).


Meetings were usually held in the upper lounge of the Ottawa Flying Club (map), but some meetings were held in field locations.


COPA Flight 8 meetings usually featured aviation guest speakers. We also did tours of aviation facilities.


All aviators and anyone else interested in flying were always welcome to join COPA Flight 8 for its events. COPA Flight 8 members flew all kinds of aircraft from ultralights, owner maintenance aircraft, amateur-builts and certified aircraft. Membership was free.

Flight 8 Contacts

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About this website

This newest version of the COPA Flight 8 website was launched on . It is hand coded in HTML5 with CSS3 styles by COPA Flight 8 webmaster Adam Hunt.

The website is composed using the free, open-source jEdit text editor, run on the free Linux-based Lubuntu operating system and hosted by National Capital Freenet.

For more information on free software that you can use please have a look at the Freeware & Open Source Software list.