2014 News

What was happening at the Club.

2014-Dec-06 - Christmas Light Flights through December - Enjoy a relaxing evening flight over the town of Truro to view the Christmas lights. Space is limited, so reserve today! Click here for more details.

2014-Dec-03 - Pancake Breakfast at the Club - COPA Flight 188 will be hosting a breakfast at the Truro Flying Club on Saturday December 6 between 9 and 11 AM. We hope you will all attend, we had a wonderful turnout last time,and we'd really like to top it for our last breakfast this year! Have a look at the Truro Flying Club Facebook and web pages to see some of the aircraft that came to the last event, over 18 we think. Click here for more details.

2014-Oct-19 - Obtain your Night Rating! - With sunset occuring in the early evening, now's the perfect time to start going after that night rating. Enjoy the smoother air and less air traffic that night flying provides! Click here for more details.

2014-Oct-11 - Stanley Breakfast Fly-out - Circle your calendars for this Saturday, October 18th between 8:00am and noon. That's when we'd like to get as many people together at the Club as possible for a fly-out to Stanley's annual fall rendezvous weekend breakfast! Enjoy small talk with old and new friends (Rain date Sunday, October 19th). For more information you can contact Bob Poirier (902) 471-3856 (e-mail: bobpoirier70@gmail.com, call the Stanley Clubhouse at (902) 632-2251, or visit their Web site by clicking here.

2014-Sep-14 - Fall Flights - Autumn is one of the most beautiful times of the year in Nova Scotia. The softer light combined with the intense colour of the fall foliage provides a visual experience second to none! To find out how you can experience an aerial-based visual feast of all the area has to offer this season, Click here.

2014-Sep-10 - Pancake Breakfast at the Club - The next breakfast is scheduled for this weekend, Saturday, September 13th between 9 and 11 AM. The usual fare: pancakes, sausage and Al's special bacon! Please pass the word around, then join us for a great morning! Click here for more details.

2014-Jul-08 - Pancake Breakfast at the Club - The next breakfast is scheduled for this weekend, Saturday, July 5th between 9 and 11 AM. It should be a good event; I think we'll have to press Al into service as a cook! Please come rain or shine, and don't worry about the heavy smell of bacon you might pick up in the clubhouse, it'll only stick to you for a day or so. Click here for more details.

2014-Jun-21 - Now that we're enjoying some of the longest daylight days of the year (as well as some of the nicest evenings), why not dial down the stress level after a day at the office with a beautiful early evening scenic flight with your significant other? We have numerous suggestions for aerial tours of between an hour and an hour and a half in length, which could be capped off with a sunset from a vista you'll never forget! For more information, click here.

2014-May-25 - It's that time of the year again! - Our annual Steak and Lobster Dinner is scheduled for Saturday, June 21st between 6:00 and 10:00pm. A mere $20 will buy you a fresh cooked lobster, a sizzling cut of steak, lots of sides (coleslaw, potato salad, etc.), and a medley of desserts to make your belly burst! There will be a bar service as well. To reserve your tickets you can call, email, or drop by the office. Hope to see you there!

2014-May-19 - Apple Blossom Fly-out to Waterville! - Come and join us on May 31st for a picturesque fly-out to Waterville Airport to take part in their Apple Blossom weekend open house. Come and show your support for Waterville's gem of an airport! For more information, Click here.

2014-Apr-12 - Our second simulator is up and running!!! - We have a Precision Flight Controls simulator with Elite Premium software. You can't log time on this one but it is free to use whenever you like. It has over 10 different single and twin engine planes with different avionics packages. The plane list includes a Cessna 172 and 182, a Seneca, a King Air, a Mooney, Barons and Bonanzas and more! Drop by the club and give it a try! For more information about the Elite Premium software, Click here.

2014-Apr-06 - Obtain your Night Rating! - With the snow (finally) melting, our runway lights are in the clear again, so now's the perfect time to start going after that night rating. Enjoy the smoother air and less air traffic that night flying provides! Click here for more details.

2014-Mar-30 - 16th Annual Shearwater Aviation Museum Spring Hobby Show - Saturday, April 5 and Sunday, April 6 between 10 AM and 4 PM. The show will be a multi-discipline event featuring model Aircraft, Armor, Ship, Figure, Science Fiction, Automotive subjects, and Model Railway layouts; Dolls and Dollhouse Miniatures; Radio Control Ship and Aircraft Models; a Lego display; Historical Gaming; a one day Model Contest; a Trade Fair, and much, much more. Click here for more details.

2014-Mar-24 - Pancake Breakfast at the Club - Next breakfast is scheduled for this weekend, Saturday, March 29 between 9 and 11 AM. We have a new bottle of real maple syrup and Al's picked up a load of your favourite bacon. Get here any way you can! Click here for more details.

2014-Mar-13 - Spring "Rust Remover" at the Club - We will be hosting a rust remover on Tuesday, March 25 at 7 PM. The speaker will be Mike Doiron. Mike has an impressive CV and is well worth the listen. Click here to RSVP as space is limited.

2014-Mar-06 - Winter Flight Across the Strait - You still have a few days left to experience some of the frozen beauty that goes along with winter flying in the Maritimes. Click here for more details.

2014-Feb-22 - Annual General Meeting - Be sure to circle March 3rd at 7:00pm on your calendars! New bylaws will be reviewed at the TFC AGM, and everyone is encouraged to attend. Click here to request a copy of the amended bylaws.

2014-Jan-02 - WOAW is Ready for Takeoff - Women Of Aviation Week has been making the dreams of girls and women around the globe come true for over four years. Click here for more details.