Ottawa, ON, Canada

Making aviation dreams come true!

Welcome to Chapter 245

We are a group of aircraft builders, owners, and enthusiasts with a hangar, lounge and workshop facility located at the Carp Airport on the west end of the city of Ottawa Ontario.  Our meetings are held every third Thursday of the month with the exception August and December.

 

We Offer:

  • Regular Sunday get-togethers at the chapter lounge, with volunteers busy pulling rivets in our Zenith CruZer   kit project in our workshop - all welcome!
  • Chapter meetings featuring - films, videos, and guest speakers
  • Maintenance seminars and building tips
  • Technical information
  • A tool crib
  • "Carb Heat" - our newsletter
  • An opportunity to meet people with similar interests
  

Thursday Oct 19, 2017 Chapter Meeting **museum**

Chapter Monthly Meeting at the Aviation Museum in the "Bush Theater" at the rear-left of the museum main floor. Doors open at 7:00-7:30pm,

 Elections! Come on out and make your vote count  :-)

This month's feature speaker is Mark Cianfaglione: Thermoforming Plastics - a handy skill for all your canopy and lighting lens forming needs :)

 

 Many members meet at Perkins restaurant on St Laurent and Coventry Rd around 5:30 to 6:00 PM for dinner. In order to accommodate the dinner we need to let Perkins know an approximate number for dinner so they can set the tables. Please can you respond to the chapter President with expected numbers if you wish to have dinner at Perkins.

 

 

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Saturday August 19, 2017 Chapter Meeting - BBQ Social

Chapter Monthly Meeting at CYRP EAA245 Hangar,

 BBQ Social and post-osh decompression!

 

 

 

 

 

2017 EAA245 Fly-in/Drive Breakfast

 

 

Thurs May 18, 2017 Chapter Meeting - Rob Erdos !

Chapter Monthly Meeting at the Aviation Museum in the "Bush Theater" at the rear-left of the museum main floor. Doors open at 7:00-7:30pm,

 This month's feature speaker is Rob Erdos: Chief Experimental Test Pilot- National Research Council Canada, Air Demonstration Pilot - Vintage Wings of Canada, former Test Pilot and former Search and Rescue Pilot  -  Canadian Air Force

 Many members meet at Perkins restaurant on St Laurent and Coventry Rd around 5:30 to 6:00 PM for dinner. In order to accommodate the dinner we need to let Perkins know an approximate number for dinner so they can set the tables. Please can you respond to the chapter President with expected numbers if you wish to have dinner at Perkins.

 

 

Thurs April 20, 2017 Chapter Meeting - CF-DPZ: the story of a Fleet Canuck

Chapter Monthly Meeting at the Aviation Museum in the "Bush Theater" at the rear-left of the museum main floor. Doors open at 7:00-7:30pm,

 This month's feature speakers are chapter members Bill Reed, John Montgomery and Ken Potter  presenting: "CF-DPZ: the story of a Fleet Canuck"

 

 

Thurs March 16, 2017 Chapter Meeting - Modernizing older aircraft engines

Chapter Monthly Meeting at the Aviation Museum in the "Bush Theater" at the rear-left of the museum main floor. Doors open at 7:00-7:30pm,

 This month's feature speaker is chapter member Mark Cianfaglione  presenting: "Modernizing older aircraft engines"

 

 

Thurs February 16, 2017 Chapter Meeting - Model A/C advancements

Chapter Monthly Meeting at the Aviation Museum in the "Bush Theater" at the rear-left of the museum main floor. Doors open at 7:00-7:30pm,

 This month's feature speaker is Brent Norman  presenting: "Advancements in Model Aircraft"

 


January 2017 Chapter Meeting - Topic ADSB

We have the first club night of the year this Thursday in the Bush Theatre at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum.

The presentation will be about ADSB which should be interesting to many of the pilots among us even though it is not available in Canada at this juncture. 

 


November 17,2016

Chapter Monthly Meeting at the Aviation Museum in the "Bush Theater" at the rear-left of the museum main floor. Doors open at 7:00-7:30pm,

 This month's feature speaker is our persevering president Phil Johnson presenting:

 From Conception to First Flight: Phil talks about his epic voyage to the first flight of his Cozy MKIV RG

 

 Facebook first flight vid:

It will be a fascinating meeting - see you there! 

 

 

Young Eagles - Rally June 14, 2014 was a great Success!

Our chapter participates in the Young Eagles program to encourage interest in aviation by providing free rides in member aircraft.

 We had a very successful Young Eagles Rally this year with more than 50 kids plus 6 adults taking part! All the kids who were excited to go up and enjoy the thrill of their flying experience.

A big thank you to all our ground and pilot volunteers!

Please refer to our EVENTS page for more info.

 

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Contact Us

Send us email: info@eaa245.org

Mail Address:  EAA Chapter 245

1500 B Thomas Argue Road

Carp, Ontario. Canada  K0A 1L0


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