Here are a few of the benefits to joining Cirrus Owners and Pilots Association (COPA). Many pilots become members before purchasing a Cirrus Aircraft.
With a membership, you’ll receive a subscription to the Cirrus Pilot Magazine and the annual safety edition.
Do you have a question about Cirrus airplanes? Odds are it’s already been answered. If not, join into the conversation and ask a question. You’ll have access to an expansive list of COPA Forum topics online.
Interested in flight safety? You’ll have access to Cirrus Aircraft Safety Information. You can review the specific history of 83 Cirrus Airframe Parachute System (CAPS) saves, Cirrus accident rates, Cirrus Pilot Proficiency Program (CPPP) and more.
Membership gives you easy reference to local, regional and national Cirrus Seminars, Social Events, and Aviation Discounts.
“Oh! I have slipped the surly bonds of Earth
And danced the skies on laughter-silvered wings;
Sunward I’ve climbed and joined the tumbling mirth of sun-split clouds, –
And done a hundred things You have not dreamed of —
Wheeled and soared and swung high in the sunlit silence.
Hovering there, I’ve chased the shouting wind along,
And flung my eager craft through footless halls of air . . .
Up, up the long, delirious, burning blue
I’ve topped the wind-swept heights with easy grace.
Where never lark, or even eagle flew;
And, while with silent, lifting mind I’ve trod
The high untrespassed sanctity of space,
Put out my hand, and [sought] the face of God.”
In memory of the author: John Gillespie Magee, Jr. (b. June 9, 1922 – d. December 11, 1941); an American aviator with RCAF and son of Christian Missionaries.
I trust your flying in 2018 was memorable and I hope all your dreams of flight become reality in The New Year. Merry Christmas and Shalom.
References: Isa 58:14; PS 19:1; Ex 33:18-23; 2 Chr 7:14
In 2018, if you have not visited an aviation museum schedule a trip. Chose a local or cross country destination spot. In Houston, it might be the Lone Star Flight Museum located at the corner of Aerospace Avenue and Challenger at Ellington Airport. Select a destination and take family and friends.
It’s Thanksgiving week. A time to stop and be still. A time to reflect.
With gladness, our founding fathers acknowledged the benefits and mercies which God bestowed upon them. Let us not neglect praise to Him for our many good provisions. The ordinary and extraordinary – such as, General Aviation. Our opportunity to ride modern chariots in God’s magnificent heavens! And, to share that experience with family, friends and the next generation.
Hope you have a blessed Thanksgiving with family and friends (Ps 100:1-5; Ro 6:23).
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In honor and recognition to the brave men and women who serve our country in the armed forces. We respect your courage, commitment and sacrifice in service to your country. Thank you for protecting us and our freedom. God bless America.
Last Saturday, a collection of airplanes and aviators flew to Galveston Texas. We then gathered at Moody Gardens Restaurant for lunch. More than fifteen pilots participated. Good fellowship, food and fun.
We trust you’re able to organize similar flying events where you live. And, if you’re in the West Houston area, please join us on an aviation iSortie™ outing.
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Happy July 4th 1776 Independence Day celebration! We hope that you have an enjoyable and safe week. We wish you a blessed time with family and friends, good food and of course – great fireworks!
As we celebrate our nation’s two hundred forty-two years of freedom we honor those dedicated to its preservation. With respect and gratitude we thank the men and women of our armed forces, law enforcement, Homeland security, fire and rescue and many others that give us the land of the free because they are brave.