Prince Edward Flying Club (CNT7)

“Both optimists and pessimists contribute to our society. The optimist invents the airplane and the pessimist the parachute.” – Gil Stern

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What's been making news...


October 16, 2023: Announcing new aviation bursary

September 20, 2023: Aviation Career Fair, Saturday in PEC

September 19, 2023: Find Your Wings career fair encourages careers in aviation

August 31, 2023: Aviation-focused career fair for young women to take place

August 31, 2023: Prince Edward Flying Club to host aviation-focused career fair for young women

July 30, 2023:  Career Fair for Girls and Young Women

June 6, 2023: Quinte News, 70th Anniversary

Spring 2022: Check out PEFC featured in the Flying High story in Watershed Magazine

February 21, 2022: Loch-Sloy Developers outline their plans 

December 17, 2021: The sale of Loch-Sloy property is complete Loch Sloy Sale Finalized 

July 29, 2019: For local Air Cadets, Lunch was on us 

August 18, 2018:  COPA National, Flight 53 (Quinte) COPA for Kids

June 17, 2018: Flight 53 (Quinte) Father's Day Fly-in

October 3, 2017: Insight, Your TV Belleville, The Picton Flying Club hosted the COPA for Kids

July 7, 2017:, Kids can discover world of aviation free

July 3, 2017:  Wellington Times, Vimy planes touch down 

July 3, 2017:  Prince Edward,  VIMY FLIGHT makes Picton Airport stopover - part of Canada 150 cross-country tour 

July 3, 2017:, Picton Airport hosts VIMY FLIGHT tour

July 3, 2017:  Kingston Whig; County Weekly News;, Vintage airplanes draw a crowd in Picton 

Jun 29, 2017: Kingston Herald, WW1 Biplane replicas coming to Kingston and Picton Airports

Jun 27, 2017: Quinte News, Picton vintage aircraft event

Summer 2017, Watershed Magazine

August 26, 2016, Picton Gazette, Flying Club offers area youngsters an exciting perspective from the sky



July 3, 2017:  First World War replica VIMY FLIGHT planes touch down at Picton airport 

July 19, 2016: Prince Edward Flying Club hosts air cadets at Picton Airport

August 13, 2015:  Vintage Wings and ultra light fun at Picton Airport

August 8, 2014: Calling all young aviators! - COPA for Kids August 23

July 14, 2014:   Camp Picton doubles as Camp X (see reference to Flying Club)

August 18, 2013: Calling all junior aviators (COPA for Kids)

August 29, 2011: Vintage Wings fly home to Picton

August 19, 2011:  Yellow Wings return to Picton and Trenton 


From the archives...

Advanced Ultralight Fun website 

August 22-24, 2014:  Mike’s Ontario Cottage County   COPA for Kids  ("Field Day")

December 2013:  COPA Flight magazine, COPA for Kids event, Picton

October 24, 2013:  Nature Stuff by Terry Sprague   "Viewing Autumn Below Us"   

September 18, 2013, County & Quinte Living  "Behind The fence at Loch Sloy" (reference to Flying Club)

2013 Vintage Wings of Canada:  RCAF Station Playground, Ontario

August 2008:  Flying Club's 2008 Father's Day Fly-in

November 2007:  2007 Young Eagles Day

August 2007:  Prince Edward Flying Club's Father's Day Fly-in

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