Parliament Hill by John Quarterman Cessna 175 Skylark


COPA Flight 8 In The Nation's Capital

AMEs, Ultralight Construction & Maintenance and AMOs in the Ottawa, Ontario Area

Field maintenance on a Cessna 172 Skyhawk

Here is a list of freelance Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (AMEs), Ultralight construction and maintenance businesses and Transport Canada Approved Maintenance Organizations (AMOs) that work on aircraft in our area.

If you don't see one here that you know of, please let me know and I will add them to the list!

For information on the airports and their landing fees (if applicable) click on the airport names. This will take you to the COPA Places to Fly page about that individual airport.

Freelance AMEs

Theo Van Westrop

Pierre Heroux
819-663-1481 (regular office hours of 8:00-16:30)
819-827-0281 (home)
819-743-5727 (cell)

Ultralight Aircraft Construction and Maintenance

Steve Busby, Aerolight Flight Services
Specializing in Challenger construction and restoration, authorized Challenger factory inspector
613-913-2924 e-mail:

Gord Ekstrom, PlaneWorks
Specializing in Ultralight airframe and fabric repairs, painting & refinishing, aircraft recovery, authorized Challenger factory inspector
Tel: 613-832-2330 Fax: 613-832-0996

Small Aircraft AMOs

Alexandria Airport CNS4

Glengarry Aviation Maintenance
Three AMEs on staff. They specialise in inspections and repairs of vintage aircraft, pre-purchase inspections. No landing fees!
Contact Gerry Murphy phone 613-551-6504

Arnprior Airport CNP3

Chapman Aircraft Service Ltd
Three experienced AMEs and an AMO for maintenance, structures and welding. Complete equipment for handling seaplanes and doing float changeovers.
Contact John Chapman phone 613-623-7231

Carp Airport CYRP

Chapman Aircraft Service Ltd
Operates a limited satellite maintenance operation at Carp.
Contact John Chapman phone 613 623-7231

Ottawa International CYOW

Warning: visiting aircraft incur a $30 landing fee at CYOW see fees list

Ottawa Flying Club
613-523-2142 Fax: 613-523-2187 Website:

Rockcliffe Airport CYRO

Sutton Aviation
Contact Red Sutton, 613-746-9997

Component Overhaul

Aerospares Accessories Inc
RR2, Alexandria ON K0C 1A0, 613-525-0924 fax 613-525-0925
Combustion heaters, Electrical components, Engine components & accessories, Fuel system components, Hydraulic components, Mechanical components and Pneumatic components.