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 4 September 2018 at the RAA Clubhouse at 1930. Friends and Visitors welcome!

Support the 99s!

Don't miss the Poker Run!

99s Poker Run NEW RAIN DATE postponed from June.

Sunday 9 September, Pitt Meadows, BC (CYPK)

Pitt Meadows and 7 other airports. Open to all pilots, everyone welcome.

Support aviation scholarships and have a great day flying for prizes!

Co-ordinates N49 12 58 W122 42 46. For more information visit www.bccoast99s.com or BC Coast 99s on Facebook, or email bccoast99s@gmail.com.

The 2017 Delta Fly-In Volunteers! And no, that's not Peter's headdress. It's the Cruzer 750 engine!

Left to Right, Back Row:

Cliff Dawson, Tom Boulanger, Eric Munzer, Greg Lukan, Peter Lenger, Shawn Connelly, Eric Klassen, Bruce Prior, Evie Chan, Pam Livingstone, ______,
Dave Marshallsay, Hugo Regier, Ed Delano, Gerard Van Dijk, Sharon Van Dijk, Peter Murphy.

Left to right, Front Row:

Cyril Henderson, Peter Whittaker, Clara Huenemann, John Macready, Isabelle Delano, Terry Johnston, Annie Boulanger, Perry Delano.

RAA Chapter 85 Project - Zenith CH750 Cruzer

CLICK for Latest Cruzer Photos!

The CH750 Cruzer kit arrived on Saturday, 10 October 2015. Construction progress has been excellent!
All components have passed inspection and can be closed now.

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 in early 2016. They learned how to drill holes and set clecoes!

[]  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.