Chapter 85
Welcome to the homepage of Chapter 85 of the Receational Aircraft Association!  We are a group of pilots, homebuilders, and aviation enthusiasts.  Our official mandate is to support the advancement of safe, fun, and economical flying in our community and beyond.

Chapter 85: The People

Club Executive - Elected members
Ex-Officio - Appointed members
Builder's Counsellors - Need help with these items?
Club Sources - For Aircraft-Related Services
Club Members - Our Public Membership List


2018 Executive Committee

(Rear, L to R): Jim Stunden, Tim Novak, Eric Klassen, Shawn Connelly, Alex MacKay, John De Visser, John Macready, Perry Delano.
Front, L to R) Eric Munzer, Helmut Gebenus, Peter Whittaker, Hugo Regier, Tom Boulanger, Cyril Henderson.

Position Name Contact Info
President Whittaker, Peter 604-904-7765
Past President Macready, John 604-984-6428
Vice President MacKay, Alex 604-530-8038
Secretary Novak, Tim 778-580-5787
Treasurer Boulanger, Tom 604-420-2164
Custodian Regier, Hugo 604-583-6696
Program Chairman Stunden, Jim 604-575-3815
Henderson, Cyril 604-272-6884
Munzer, Eric 604-530-8038
Saxton, Tim 604-xxx-xxxx
Shawn Connelly 604-535-9603
Gebenus, Helmut 604-590-8201
De Visser, John 604-277-4377

Position Name Contact Info
Aircraft Chairman Klassen, Eric 604-572-7580
Buildings Chairman De Visser, John 604-277-4377
Membership Chairman Delano, Perry 604-983-6223
Newsletter Editor Gregory, George 604-882-8016
Webmaster Prior, Bruce 604-418-1512

Builder's Counsellors:
Field Name Contact Info
Aluminum Marsden, David 778-355-9859
Composites Hindle, Gordon 778-351-1343
Computers in Aviation Prior, Rob 250-580-3304
Electrics Peare, Gary 778-323-9115
Engines Van Dijk, Gerard 604-722-3791
Wood and Propellors

Club Sources

The following members of RAA Chapter 85 are employed by or are themselves providers of aircraft related equipment and supplies.
Name Services Provided Contact Info
Hindle, Gordon Gordon J. Hindle & Associates
Technical Illustration
Black & White Photography
#19, 10457 Resthaven Drive
Sidney, BC, V8L 3H6

Club Members

Here's our Current Membership List, in Adobe Acrobat format.

Here's an historical record of Chapter Directors.