Upcoming Events

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April 17-19, 2018

Flight & Safety Ops Conference 2018

Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel, 900 René-Lévesque Blvd W, Montreal, QC

The Safety and Flight Operations Conference (SFO) is IATA’s premium annual conference dedicated to improving the safety and efficiency of airline operations globally. It brings together the leaders and decision-makers of the aviation and aerospace industry to explore and influence the future development of aviation. For more details, visit iata.org.

May 15-17, 2018

BCAC Airports & Air Operators Conference

Fairmont Chateau Whistler Hotel & Resort, 4599 Chateau Blvd., Whistler, BC

Celebrating BCAC’s 80th anniversary, this event is not just for airports. The Conference will be covering topics critical for the aviation and aerospace industry in British Columbia. For more information, visit bcaviationcouncil.org.

June 18-21, 2018

2018 CBAA Convention & Exhibition

Waterloo, ON

Join the Canadian Business Aviation Association (CBAA) and its Diamond Sponsors Region of Waterloo International Airport & Chartright Air Group for targeted education sessions, networking events, exhibits and Canada’s largest static display of private corporate aircraft. Visit cbaa-acaa.ca for updates and details.

August 10-12, 2018

Abbotsford International Airshow

Abbotsford International Airport, 30440 Liberator Ave., Abbotsford, BC

Designated Canada’s national airshow, the annual aviation festival provides spectators an opportunity to watch some of the finest aerobatic performances in the world. Ranked among one of the Top Ten airshows in the world by USA Today in 2013, the event continues to distinguish itself through aviation excellence, aerospace advancement and community participation. Form more information, visit abbotsfordairshow.com.

June 26, 2018

YVR Koffee Klutch Golf Tournament

Back for the 45th year, this golf tournament continues its tradition of supporting the BC Aviation Council’s Scholarship Endowment. Today’s and future students are at the heart of our aviation and aerospace industry’s long-term viability. The BCAC greatly appreciates YVR’s support. For more information, visit bcaviationcouncil.org.

August 23, 2018

YVR for Kids Golf Tournament

Quilchena Golf & Country Club, 3551 Granville Avenue, Richmond, BC

Golf will be a “shotgun” start. Participants are encouraged to be aware of their starting hole and be on the tee box ready for the horn, sharp, at the start time of 11am. Quilchena staff and YVR volunteers will provide direction to the starting hole. Participants must abide by the dress code at Quilchena. Golf will be played in a Texas Scramble format. For more information, visit yvrforkids.org.

August 23, 2018

YVR for Kids Gala Dinner & Auction

Sheraton Vancouver Airport, 7551 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, BC

Dinner and Auction will take place at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel. Registration at 4:45pm, cocktails begin at 5pm, dinner at 7pm, live auction 8pm. For more information, visit yvrforkids.org.

October 2-4, 2018

2018 CHC Safety & Quality Summit

Dallas, Texas

Each year, CHC’s Safety & Quality Summit attracts representatives from across the aviation and oil & gas industries to share knowledge and best practices around developing and maintaining a robust safety environment. For more information, visit chcsafetyqualitysummit.com.