ATTENTION PILOTS:.....due to a community event, the Courtenay Airpark will be CLOSED TO ALL AIR TRAFFIC for the weekend of 03-05 July. Notam will be published in due course.
Lagoon Breaching Project..... Machinery, trucks, crane and personnel will be active on the north side of the Airpark, between taxiway and windsock and will be crossing runway, NOTAM posted wef 1500Z 08Jun. Expected completion date 30Jun.
Moving of Aircraft from Parking Spots 43 to 64 incl. Owners will be required to relocate their aircraft to designated temporary parking in order to clear the east end of the field for the July 4th. Centennial Event. See details/maps in Pilots Lounge.
Value of General Aviation.....
A small airport in New Jersey fought a protracted legal battle against a local authority that wanted the land....and won. In his ruling, the judge sets out not only the economic but also the intangible benefits of a small community airport. Scott Jackson sent us the piece, read it HERE
Links Page updated with businesses located on field.
04 Jul. 2015 Courtenay Centennial Event at the Airpark (Expect runway closure by Notam Fri. 03 thru Sun. 05 Jul)
11 Jul. 2015 Campbell River Wings & Wheels
11 Jul. 2015 Qualicum Airport Day & Air Show
15-18 Jul. 2015 Texada Aerospace Camp, Gillies Bay Airport Texada Is.
19 Jul. 2015 Texada Annual Fly-In, Gillies Bay Airport Texada Is.
25 Jul. 2015 Westview Flying Club's Wings & Wheels Event, Powell R.
08-09 Aug. 2015 Texada Blues & Roots Festival, Gillies Bay
15 Aug. 2015 CFB Comox Air Show
ATF 123.35 1500 ASL 3 NM exc Comox CZ
Elev 9 ASL
Cct 800 ASL
Join overhead (midfield) from south
Rgt hand cct Rwy31
Remain clear of ridge to N (noise abatement)
PPR for T&G
Security Web Cameras installed by: Shane Eigler Immediate Computer Solutions