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

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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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