Chapter 85
Welcome to the homepage of Chapter 85 of the Receational Aircraft Association!  We are a group of pilots, homebuilders, and aviation enthusiasts.  Our official mandate is to support the advancement of safe, fun, and economical flying in our community and beyond.


The next General Meeting will be on Tuesday 7 June 2016 at the RAA Clubhouse, starting at 1930. Visitors are welcome!

Delta Heritage Air Park Annual Fly-In

This year the Fly-In will be held on Saturday 2 July. Don't miss it!

DOWNLOAD poster in pdf format.

RAA Chapter 85 Project - Zenith CH750 Cruzer

The CH750 Cruzer kit arrived on Saturday, 10 October 2015. Construction progress has been excellent! Many components are now approaching the closing inspection stage.

Watch this! Check out this great video of the Cruzer Project Initiation Weekend.

Teamwork at its finest...concentration...dedication...

Here's what it will look like when it's finished (the paint job may differ...):

Future pilots! The Beaver Scouts came to see the project on 14 May. They learned how to drill holes and set clecoes!


99s 2016 Poker Run

Abbotsford Flying Club Events for 2016

May 2016

Abbotsford Flying Club May Fly-In
TGIF Friday May 27th 15:00 plus
Early arrivals, appy's, cash bar, music, overnight camping
Saturday: Wings and Wheels event
Access to grass area around clubhouse.
All welcome. May 28th 10:00 to 15:00
Coffee (08:00), brunch, music, draws

info: Ed Boon: 604.538.3814 evenings

August 2016

Abbotsford Air Show Fly-In/Camping
Hosted by AFC members.

August 12th, 13th and 14th

Dedicated aircraft parking and camping on field
Showers, meals, entertainment
Arrivals and practice Thursday and Friday
Full night show Friday evening
Day shows Saturday, Sunday
AFC on field Thu 11th to noon Mon 15th

[]  The Club

  • This page outlines our club, Chapter 85, and its Facilities, Aircraft, Membership Information, and Events. Also a link to our home base, Delta Heritage Air Park.
[]  The Stories
  • Our monthly newsletter, the Turn & Bank, is now available in Adobe's .PDF format.  Some early articles are also available in .HTML format, but may be archived soon as they are taking up valuable space!
[]  The People
  • Here you can find a list of the club's Executive, Experts, and some of our members who are employed by or run small businesses that may be of use to some of you homebuilders out there. Contact information is included.  Our Public Phone List has also been added to this page, in Adobe's .PDF format.
[]  The Links
  • Click here to connect to other RAA chapters, flying organizations, or aviation-related places we've found interesting or useful.