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 2 April 2019 at the RAA Clubhouse at 1930.

Friends and Visitors always welcome!

RAA Chapter 85 Awards Banquet

Tickets $45

Saturday 30 March
Cocktails 1800, Buffet 1900.

Guildford Town and Country Club
7929 152 Street
Surrey BC

Chapter 85 Executive for 2019

Rear row, left to right: Perry Delano, John Macready, Eric Klassen, Tim Novak, Alex MacKay, Tim Saxton, Shawn Connelly.

Front row, left to right: John De Visser, Cyril Henderson, Tom Boulanger, Peter Whittaker.

Cruzer progress June 2018:

RAA Chapter 85 Project - Zenith CH750 Cruzer

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

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

CLICK for more Cruzer Project Photos!

Below: 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.