Useful Links

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You will find below a collection of useful web sites and pages related to general aviation in Canada, the USA and around the world. If you have a useful link you would like to share, please send it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Transport Canada regulations, guides and other useful material

General aviation resources

  • Avinca Limited - Groundschool training for pilots.  Chris Hobbs and Jean Rene de Cotret offer online IFR courses and tutoring for all:
  • is a aviation website to enhance flight safety in Canada, and provide a rich resource of interesting and informative articles, videos and interactive programming to help better inform pilots about how to be safer in the air:
  • Canadian Aviation Historical Society:
  • Forum dedicated to pilots in the Ottawa area, created and administered by an RFC member:
  • The David Charles Abramson Memorial Flight Instructor Safety Award for superior teaching skills and outstanding leadership qualities. Must also have demonstrated distinguished performance through his/her accomplishments and a real devotion to the advancement of Canadian aviation safety:
  • Aviation Medicine International (AMI) Inc. delivers high quality professional consulting services in all aspects of aviation medicine:
  • The official home of TV host and producer John Lovelace and the Cross Canada Century Flight 2009:
  • Ninety-Nines: International Organization of Women Pilots:
  • Canadian Owners & Pilot Association (COPA) - The voice of general aviation in Canada:
  • COPA's local flight number 8 in Ottawa. Members meet on the 4th Wednesday of each month except December:
  • e-catalogue source ($CAN), and a lot of free useful resources:
  • Mail order Pilot shop located in Montréal. Good selection, great service:
  • Local Ottawa store with all Canadian VTA, VNC and IFC Charts:
  • Canadian Aviation: news, links, classified:
  • Aviation - Internet talk radio on aviation subjects. Hosted by the FAA:
  • News and topical articles on general aviation subjects:
  • Operating information for Textron Lycoming Engines. Textron Lycoming on-line provides articles on a variety of subjects, like engine leaning, fuel injection vs carburetor, engine break-in, and many other subjects:

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