Member Benefits

Membership Has Its Benefits

Our passion is FLYING –and within this arena we strive to promote aviation Education – Awareness – Advocacy and Fellowship – not just for our club – but for and with the General Aviation community at large.

Members Enjoy:

  • Access to our KFC Grumman Tiger aircraft within the club Flying Program***
  •  A significant on field Fuel Savings Discount available to all members in good standing
  • Monthly BBQ & Club meetings with interesting & informative guest speakers
  •  Frequent newsletters with updates on KFC & other aviation related activities in BC
  •  Listed Fly-outs & Fly-ins with fellow members and their aircraft to BC-wide venues
  •  Access to YLW International air side
  •  Aircraft parking on field when available
  •  Participation in our annual COPA for Kids Junior Aviator Free Flight Event
  •  Access to our annual Rust Remover Event
  •  Unlimited free access to Clubhouse including library, computer & other facilities
  • A Club Events Calendar
  • Access to growing list of significant Club Discounts*
  • Access our book and video lending library Participation in our club tool-lending program

*Our Executive Team has developed a number of Member Benefit Associations with local and regional businesses to provide discounts to our members. We will strive to expand this list over time. We gladly accept a suggestion from you!

These include:

 

  •  Shell/Carson Air, YLW & YXX
  •  A member discount of 22 cents per liter on aviation fuels from Shell @ YLW
  •  Stolairus Aviation Inc.– mechanical aircraft services – YLW
  •  a growing list of other discerning merchants – both aviation and other.
  •  NOTE: Details of the Member Benefit Association pricing and services are available in a folder called MBA Package within   the Members Only Access section on this site.

Our expectation is that you will embrace these opportunities – and in turn – give back to our flying family – by balancing out this host of benefits with reciprocal responsibility and service.

As JFK said: “Ask not what your country can do for you – rather, seek what you can do for your country” – welcome to KFC-COPA 36 “country”.

*** Our KFC Flying Program is delineated in detail under the Flying Program drop down tab – Home Page