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What's happening at the Club.

2019-Aug-07 - The biggest airshow in the Maritimes will be held this summer in Greenwood during the weekend of August 31st and September 1st - why not plan to do something really cool and attend the show as a fly-in GA aircraft? The process is simple - just contact the air show folks a week or two beforehand letting them know what day you plan to attend, and they'll send you all the info you need. Let's try and get a good showing of some of our Debert pilots at this year's airshow! Click here to find more details about how to attend.

2019-Aug-06 - It's that time again! Stanley will be hosting it's annual Labour Day to-do during the days of August 30th and 31st, and everyone's invited. Debert pilots are encouraged to come out any time during the day on the 30th and/or the 31st for the quick half hour flight over to Stanley for some great food, sights, and conversation. Click here for more information, and hopefully we'll see you on the Labour Day weekend for a fly-out to Stanley!

2019-Jul-22 - More fly-out food for all you pilots out there! St Croix Valley Flying Club in St Stephen NB will hold it's annual Seafood Chowder and Blueberry Pie Fly-In on Saturday, August 17th from 1000 hrs to 1400 hrs at the Giddens Memorial Airport (CCS3). Join us at the Debert airport on the morning of August 17th and get your plane ready to go for a fly-out to enjoy great food and fellowship (When you get to St Stephen, there's a 3000 foot paved runway with lots of parking and AV gas on site). Contact Tony Bastow (afbastow@nb.aibn.com) for more details, and try to make it out on the morning of the 17th!

2019-Aug-05 - Havelock airport is holding their 2019 Open House on August 10th and 11th, and it promises to be an exciting weekend. Join us out at the Debert airport essentially any time Saturday the 10th (or the morning of Sunday the 11th), top up the tanks, and head out for the approximately one-hour flight to the beautiful Havelock-Petitcodiac region! Click here for more info, and we hope to see you this weekend for the fly-out!

2019-Jul-07 - Attention all pilots! Plan to head out to the Debert airport mid-morning on Saturday, August 3rd for a fly-out to the Cable Head Airpark for their annual BBQ! It will be held in the noon hour time frame. The plans are to have radio communications on 123.2. if you have any questions, please contact Barry Martin at bmartin7751@gmail.com - Hopefully we'll see you there!

2019-Jul-02 - The summer eats just keep coming! Digby Airport is hosting a Fly-in Lunch on Saturday, July 13th from noon until 3pm (you can't beat a $10 scallop platter!). Be sure to make some time in your calendar on the 13th for a picturesque flight down to the Annapolis Valley! For more details, contact Mike at flyin@digbyflyingclub.ca.

2019-Jul-01 - COPA Flight 57 and the PEI Flying Association are hosting their first summer BBQ of the season this Saturday, July 6th in Charlottetown. Be sure to make some time to haul your plane out mid-morning Saturday, fuel up, and make the quick jaunt over to Charlottetown to show the Islanders some Debert love! if you have any questions, please contact Barry Martin at bmartin7751@gmail.com.


2019-Mar-14 - Snowbirds to Perform in Debert, Nova Scotia! Draw a HUGE circle around the date of June 19th on your calendar, because history is going to be made at Debert. It will host the first ever performance by the Snowbirds at the Airport! The Snowbirds will be able to operate from the 5000 foot runway and additional aircraft will be invited to attend as static and flying displays. Contact Denyse Sibley (denyse@flytfc.ca) for more information - make sure you come out for this incredible event!


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2019-May-14 - Calling all COPA and Debert members - COPA Flight 188 will be hosting a rust remover May 21st, 7-9pm at the Debert Airport. Edgar Allain of Transport Canada be here for this safety seminar. If you bring your log book, Edgar can certify that you attended! if you have any questions, please contact Derek Shiers at dshiers@bellaliant.net.

2019-Mar-13 - On the morning of May 18th and 19th, show up bright and early at the Truro Flying Club for a fly-out to one of the most anticipated fly-in events of the spring, the Stanley Airport Victoria Day Breakfast! For more info you can call 709-634-1931 or send an email to dmmurley@hotmail.com. Come on out for some breakfast viddles on Victoria Day weekend!

2019-May-13 - There will be a special air show meeting on Thursday, May 16th at 7pm at the Truro Flying Club in Debert to outline the procedures for the “Snowbirds Over Debert” show in June. Volunteers are needed, so if you’re interested in supporting this event and can give of your time, please join us.

2019-Apr-07 - Plan for an early arrival at the Debert airport on the morning of Saturday, April 27 and get your plane ready for a short commute over to Charlottetown, because COPA Flight 57 is hosting one of the first Rust Removers of the season! This year it's taking place at Charlottetown airports Main Terminal, so plan on arriving at the GA ramp a little before 9am to allow for the ten minute walk over to the terminal area. Contact Barry Martin (bmartin7751@gmail.com) for more information. We hope to see you there!

2019-Apr-05 - The Department of Lands and Forestry date for the spring Fire Patrol spotter training is Wednesday, April 17th at 1pm at the Club. If you are interested in being a spotter for the up-coming season, please make plans to attend and have your name and contact number added to the list.

2019-Feb-26 - COPA Flight 188 is hosting breakfast on Saturday, March 9th, 9:00am until 11:00am. Circle the date on your calendar attend to meet some old friends and perhaps bring along some new ones. This will be at the Debert Airport (CCQ3). The club has graciously agreed to let us take it over for the morning. Bring your appitite - We hope to see a good turnout!

2019-Feb-25 - UPDATE - The Truro Flying Club Annual General Meeting is POSTPONED until the evening of Monday, March 11th at 7:00pm at the Club House, 44 Spitfire Road in Debert. Please take this note as a reminder to bring your 2019 membership’s up-to-date before March 11th, 2019.


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